Green Healthcare Award
This award is open to any healthcare facility, of any size, public, voluntary or private, that can demonstrate a comprehensive programme to minimise the environmental impact of its services while optimising outcomes for patients.
You must explain what you have achieved so far and what you hope to achieve in the future. And we need to see evidence of an overall strategy that sets out your targets and how you plan to achieve them and hard statistics demonstrating year-on-year comparisons.
Entry is by a 5 A4 page submission; ideally the judges will be looking for a clear plan and evidence that it is delivering on core objectives, paying particular attention to the criteria listed below.
Procuring environmentally preferable products and services
Waste reduction initiatives including of hazardous, clinical, food and general waste
Completion of Green building initiatives
Energy efficiency, generation and use of renewables
Sustainable Travel initiatives for staff, visitors and suppliers etc
Carbon and other greenhouse gas reduction initiatives
Water resource efficiency
Implementing a green healthcare business case
Visit our 'HOW TO ENTER' page for our Items Checklist & Step-by-Step Guide.
Once have created your PDF submission and you have all items in the Items Checklist, submit your entry via the Online Entry Form below.