2014 April

Making sustainability a key factor for success

NHS Sustainability Day 2014 has been proud to have had the support of Carillion throughout the campaign. This support has enabled the campaign to inform NHS Professionals on the support provided by organisations such as Carillion who are working closely to enable NHS Trusts in the delivery of sustainable practices throughout their healthcare services. In […]

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Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust raising awareness on Sustainability Day

As part their activities on NHS Sustainability Day Hinchingbrookes CEO and Trust Board Chair planted 2 trees at the front of the hospital in support of the NHS Forest initiative, A further 2 whips provided as part of the 2:2 scheme were planted outside the Facilities block . Pictured left to right are – Hisham Abdel-Rahman […]

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NHS Sustainability Day at The Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen NHS Trust

The Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen NHS Trust took part in the NHS Sustainability Day on Thursday 27 March 2014, with an exhibition in the main reception of the Royal. There were numerous exhibition stands including innovative technologies, health & wellbeing and the new Royal hospital including many of its sustainable design features, local regeneration pledges […]

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UCLH NHS Foundation Trust – another Trust to get involved on March 27th

In support of the NHS Sustainability Day of Action, UCLH NHS Foundation Trust held an event at University College Hospital offering tips for staff and patients on how to save energy, best ways to recycle the waste and preserve water. There was also an interactive energy bike which showed how much muscle energy is needed […]

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Solar panels installed on Yorkshire Ambulance Service HQ

Over 200 solar panels have been installed at YAS HQ, during the month of March. The solar panels installed at Springhill alone are set to save the Trust £390,000 over the next 20 years at the present energy prices. That is a lot of jobs saved. All of the energy generated by these solar panels […]

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NHS Sustainability Day gets the green thumbs-up

Patients, staff and volunteers at CWP have given NHS Sustainability Day the ‘green thumbs-up’ by planting over 175 native local cherry, hazel and willow trees at the Countess of Chester Country Park. The trees were donated to CWP from environmental organisations, NHS Forest and OxTreeGen as part of NHS Sustainability Day. Jeannie Metcalfe-Hall, CWP environmental […]

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