As pressure continues for health care to deliver maximum
value with minimal costs, environmental stewardship programs become part of the
organization's operational philosophy. The economic benefit of environmental
stewardship allows money previously spent on energy and waste management, for
example, to instead be directed to the core mission of providing health care
services to all persons.
Learn how Ascension Health, despite growing in scale over the past three
years, has continued to demonstrate a reduced environmental impact through
better management and reduced resource use in nine categories of environmental
Presenters: Eric Buzzell, Vice President, General
Services & Property Management, Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, Mich.;
and Lois Sechrist, Senior Analyst, Ascension Health, St. Louis.
This is a recording of the webinar held on August 19, 2014.
Run Time: 1:25:13