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Published: 11 September 2014

280 Pages


ISBN: 9780199385836

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Greening Health Care

How Hospitals Can Heal the Planet

Kathy Gerwig

  • Historical account of ways in which hospitals have failed the environment and public environmental health
  • Provides overview of "green revolution" currently underway among major health care providers throughout the United States, each aiming to minimize the environmental footprint of health care
  • Practical tips on "greening" any hospital, big or small
  • Will serve as a guide for leaders in sustainable business and the health care industry

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