Maryland Hospitals for a Healthy Environment
and the University of Maryland School of Nursing present:
Environmental Excellence in Health Care:
Innovations and Collaborations
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Regional and national health care professionals, environmental industry experts, and educators will come together for this learning and networking event designed to showcase innovative and collaborative opportunities and successes. The executive leadership panel, keynote address, and smaller breakout sessions will explore how facilities are working across departments and with community partners, product and service providers, and regulatory agencies to develop, implement, and assess environmental sustainability programs.
Climate Change and Health: Connecting the Dots
Kim Knowlton, DrPh
Natural Resources Defense Council
Health & Environment Program
University of Maryland School of Nursing
655 W. Lombard Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Still the same low price!
$65 per person
$30 Continuing Nursing Education: 4.5 Contact Hours available*
*The University of Maryland School of Nursing Office of Professional Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
- Describe the importance of inter-departmental, community-based, and other unique collaborations as they relate to environmental sustainability practices in the health care setting.
- Identify innovative programs for achieving improved environmental health outcomes and sustainability programs in a health care setting.
- Understand the role of the individual, facility, and health care sector in becoming more environmentally sustainable and in promoting that ethic to staff, patients, and community.