|Submission Date||Oct. 12, 2018|
University of Washington, Seattle
IN-6: Hospital Network
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Is the institution’s affiliated healthcare facility currently a member of a member of the Global Green and Healthy Hospitals Network?:
Is the institution’s affiliated healthcare facility currently a member of Healthier Hospitals Initiative / Practice Greenhealth?:
A brief description of the healthcare facility’s sustainability initiatives:
UW Medicine has been recognized for environmental leadership by Practice GreenHealth. Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center and Valley Medical Center have initiated numerous projects that contribute to environmental sustainability.
The UW was once again listed among the top 25 hospitals in Practice Greenthealth's annual Environmental Excellence Awards:
Updated information and resources on sustainability and healthcare at the UW can be found here:
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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