The Green Office Toolkit For Clinicians and Office Managers The Green Offices Toolkit, designed to simplify and inspire the ‘greening’ of your health care practices. Here you will find practical and affordable ideas to make eco-friendly office improvements, and real life examples, with the ultimate goal of helping health professionals […]
Recycling Single Use Devices in Canadian Hospitals Grand River Hospital, Ontario Initiative Goal: Cost savings and waste reduction for Grand River Hospital (GRH). Benefits Environmental: Through a partnership with a private organization, many single use devices (SUD’s) are now being collected on site to be recycled and diverted from the landfill. Financial: […]
Here is a link to Healthy-people-healthy-planet. This pfd was compiled by the OECD, it focuses on air pollution, healthier diets, health systems and more.
Green Health Leaders’ Initiative The inaugural reception for the Green Health Leaders’ Initiative took place on June 13th, 2017. The Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care in conjunction with Synergie Sante, and HealthcareCAN, held the meeting and reception in Vancouver, Canada. This event involved sharing knowledge and insight into how […]
The new issue of Healthcare Quarterly with a special focus on global climate change has been released! The issue includes five wonderful green articles, covering topics like organic waste reduction, plastics recovery, and climate change in health care.