Welcome to the MDH2E February 2012 News Roundup!

This month has brought warm weather and cool sustainability initiatives!

This edition includes updates on:

  • The Maryland Health Care Sustainability Leadership Council
  • UMMC’s Trailblazer Education Event: Energy Conservation – March 1
  • Eco Hospital Jeopardy!
  • Hospital Earth Day Activities
  • MedStar Harbor Hospital’s Fresh Start on Recycling
  • MedStar’s System-Wide Environmental Leadership Council
  • Civista Medical Center’s Green Team Webpage
  • Kaiser Permanente Purchasing PVC- and DEHP-free IV bags
  • Chemotherapy Drugs Put Nurses at Doubled Risk for Miscarriage
  • Nursing Updates
  • Pharmaceutical Waste Updates
  • Sustainable Food Updates
  • And much, MUCH more!

Enjoy, and please let us know what’s going green at your facility!


The MD H2E Team