Are you interested in environmental sustainability and helping improve health care? Have you got experience of working with senior leaders and/or at a strategic level? Can you confidently join in group discussions? Can you listen to and respect different views? The Centre for Sustainable Healthcare is looking for two public members to join the Sustainability in Quality Improvement (SusQI) Reference Group.
The UK Green Surgery Project is currently seeking case studies for developing sustainable surgical practices to inform the Green Surgery report, which is due to be published in late 2023. Deadline for submission is 28th February 2023.
This year, Hywel Dda University Health Board selected six teams to participate in our Green Team Competition. Each team was supported by CSH to develop, run, and measure projects that add sustainable value to their service by considering the "triple bottom line". We are pleased to share that these projects have projected annual savings of £26,398.562 and 2,340,950 kgCO2e, which is the carbon equivalent of what 92,638 mature trees would absorb in a year, or 6,742,367.5 miles driven in an average car.