Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 46.18
Liaison Suzanne Wood
Submission Date April 3, 2020
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STARS v2.1

University of Massachusetts Medical School
IN-25: Innovation B

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Suzanne Wood
Sustainability & Energy Manager
Facilities Managment
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Name or title of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
Genesis Club Employment

A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome that outlines how credit criteria are met and any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation:

UMass Medical School works with the Genesis Club, to employ people with history of mental illness through a work program, which helps individuals rebuild a rhythm and structure to their activities that parallels the typical work week and working hours. Genesis Club members are part of the mail room and housekeeping teams at UMMS.


Which of the following impact areas does the innovation most closely relate to? (select up to three):
Research
Wellbeing & Work

A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise or a press release or publication featuring the innovation :
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The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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