Accelerate the health care sector’s
commitment to environmental sustainability and regenerative
health to improve the health of people and the environment.
Maximize opportunities for the health
care sector's development, adoption, and dissemination of
environmentally preferable products and practices, and its
design, construction and operations of green buildings.
Convene health care stakeholders –
senior administrators, clinicians, purchasing professionals,
university researchers, designers of professional buildings,
and vendors of cleaner and safer products and services – to
share and exhibit environmentally regenerative practices.
Provide examples of best practices and
tools in environmental sustainability that reduce health
care's environmental footprint.
Promote environmentally sustainable
design practices and construction materials in health care.
Incorporate environmentally preferable
purchasing practices into health care and group purchasing
Showcase products that are
occupationally safer and less toxic to the patient and the
Evaluate alternatives to medical waste