May 20, 2016
Practice Greenhealth has recognized more than 500 hospitals and health systems for their outstanding environmental achievements, including 25 organizations that received Practice Greenhealth’s 2016 Environmental Excellence Award.
Practice Greenhealth Executive Director Paul Bogart said of the award winners, “We commend the passion and dedication to healthcare that is better for the planet and safer for our communities.”
The 2016 Environmental Excellence Award — Practice Greenhealth’s highest honor for hospitals — is reserved for Greenhealth Partner for Change Award applicants that lead the industry with innovation in sustainability. The awardees demonstrate superior programs and illustrate how sustainability is entrenched in their culture.