Introduction to Environmental Excellence Awards

Session description

The Environmental Excellence Awards program can assist hospitals in developing a comprehensive sustainability baseline while gaining recognition for environmental achievements on a national stage. Learn how participation in this Practice Greenhealth program can support and assess your organization’s sustainability journey. The application process identifies key metrics to measure sustainability performance and help delineate the environmental, financial, and health impacts of your initiatives. Join us to hear how the awards program can benefit your hospital.

Learning objectives

  • Discover the benefits of participating in the Environmental Excellence Awards for the first time.
  • Familiarize yourself with the application interface and the information and data required to apply for an award.
  • Learn about the different award levels and the scoring framework.


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Cecilia DeLoach Lynn

Practice Greenhealth sector performance and recognition director

DeLoach Lynn leads the sector performance team at Practice Greenhealth, where she works to develop and refine key performance metrics for sustainability in the health care sector while creating tools and guidance to support members in assessing, measuring, and benchmarking sustainability performance, impact, and return on investment. She is a subject matter expert on sustainable operations in health care and has been guiding hospitals and health systems on the development of customized sustainability and change management strategies for more than 20 years.

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Webinar: Introduction to Environmental Excellence Awards
Shine a light on your sustainability achievements while gathering data to support benchmarking, goal-setting, and impact assessment. Live event: 11/29/2018 at 12:00 PM (EST) You must register to access.
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