November 14, 2012
7:30 amto5:00 pm

Maryland Hospitals for a Healthy Environment
and the University of Maryland School of Nursing present:

Environmental Excellence in Health Care:
Innovations and Collaborations

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Regional and national health care professionals, environmental industry experts, and educators will come together for this learning and networking event designed to showcase innovative and collaborative opportunities and successes. The executive leadership panel, keynote address, and smaller breakout sessions will explore how facilities are working across departments and with community partners, product and service providers, and regulatory agencies to develop, implement, and assess environmental sustainability programs.

Location

University of Maryland School of Nursing
655 W. Lombard Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Still the same low price!

$55 per person
$30 Continuing Nursing Education: 4.5 Contact Hours available*

*The University of Maryland School of Nursing Office of Professional Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Objectives

  • Describe the importance of inter-departmental, community-based, and other unique collaborations as they relate to environmental sustainability practices in the health care setting.
  • Identify innovative programs for achieving improved environmental health outcomes and sustainability programs in a health care setting.
  • Understand the role of the individual, facility, and health care sector in becoming more environmentally sustainable and in promoting that ethic to staff, patients, and community

http://nursing.umaryland.edu/events/environmental/