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Archived Webinars

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Practice Greenhealth hosts a set of webinar series designed to offer comprehensive and cutting edge case studies, tools and resources on different sustainability topics to the healthcare community. Topics range from basics such as recycling, green team development and building an integrated design team to intermediate topics such as the selection of green cleaning chemicals and energy modeling for new buildings to advanced topics like greenhouse gas management and displacement ventilation. Learn practical solutions from experts in the field without leaving your office! Pull together your committee or "green team" and join us.

  • October 10 2008 - 2:00 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Integrated design is a necessary component of any successful green building project, particularly in the health care setting. This webinar will specifically address the integrated design process from the perspective of opportunities to reduce energy use. The Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Program will present case studies about how...
  • September 26 2008 - 1:30 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Are you interested in a more comprehensive approach to selecting products that contain safer chemicals at your institution? Have you been hearing the words ‘chemicals policy’ and wondering what exactly that means? Have you been concerned about recent media reports about Bisphenol A in baby bottles or lead and other harmful chemicals showing up in...
  • September 19 2008 - 1:00 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Is your facility virtually mercury free? Join us for a step by step of the various sources of mercury. Identify areas that you may have not been aware of or get recognition for this achievement through our Making Medicine Mercury-Free Award — a one-time award for the virtual mercury elimination. Points include clinical Items, facility Items and...
  • September 12 2008 - 1:00 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Why do green health care design and construction projects seek philanthropic and government funding? Is outside funding necessary to construct a green hospital? What kinds of strategies are most likely to be funded? How should a project approach an incentive program differently from a local or national foundation? How is health care different from...
  • August 22 2008 - 4:00 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    While it may seem that we live in a visual culture, dominated by television, you tube, computer graphics, and print media, you, your patients and staff, learn from and respond to what is heard. This presentation will focus on the auditory environment, including noise and information, providing a structure in which sound can be effectively managed...
  • August 08 2008 - 1:00 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Specifications can establish a strong foundation for a green construction project. They control many of the details that define the project as green. In many areas of green building, green specifications are leading market transformation efforts. This webinar will review how to approach specifications for a green health care project to achieve the...
  • July 25 2008 - 2:00 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Hospitals are often one of the largest consumers of water resources in their community. In this Webinar, you’ll learn about the impact of laundry and stormwater on healthcare’s ‘aquaprint’. In the summer of 2007 Metro Health Hospital installed a one-acre vegetative roof along with three bio-retention swales as design strategies to mitigate storm...
  • July 11 2008 - 1:30 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Low flow water fixtures that address the health care setting’s infection control concerns and high volume usage criteria are becoming increasingly available at competitive prices. First, Mara Baum of Anshen and Allen will review how to tailor product selection to a health care facility’s needs, and will offer the latest resources on ranking...
  • June 27 2008 - 1:00 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Sustainability reporting by hospitals and businesses involved in the health care sector. Sustainability reporting – the practice of reviewing an organizations’ impact on the environment and its efforts to improve – is a practice embraced by leading healthcare institutions and the businesses that serve them. Ceres is a coalition of investors,...
  • June 13 2008 - 2:30 pm -- Eastern Standard Time
    Sustainable development is a powerful mechanism for health care facilities to practice community stewardship. The webinar will introduce participants to the Sustainable Sites Initiative, a toolkit for sustainable site development with an emphasis on health outcomes. Two case studies will also explore the health, ecological, and financial benefit...

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