Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 66.51
Liaison Aurora Sharrard
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of Pittsburgh
IN-22: Hospital Network

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Samantha Ford
Sustainability Projects Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have an affiliated healthcare facility that is a current member or active participant of the following?:
Yes or No
Global Green and Healthy Hospitals Network No
Healthier Hospitals Initiative / Practice Greenhealth Yes
An equivalent green health care network or program that has been approved by AASHE ---

Documentation affirming the institution’s participation in a green hospital network:
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Website URL where information affirming the institution's participation in a green hospital network is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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The University of Pittsburgh's affiliated healthcare facility is UPMC. Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC is a member of Healthier Hospitals.

BACKGROUND:
Through its affiliation with UPMC, Pitt's School of Medicine offers students opportunities for clinical training, educational experiences, and research in virtually any medical specialty. Although legally separate and distinct entities, the School of Medicine and UPMC share mutual interdependence and a synergy that is reflected in a common commitment to excellence in education, research, and clinical care.
Learn more: https://www.medadmissions.pitt.edu/admissions/who-we-are/about-upmc

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