Saving lives and saving the planet can be part of the same goal.

By Apryl King | Posted: April 28, 2017
Progressive hospitals focus on more than patient care.

Energy efficiency, reducing waste and costs, and leaving a lower carbon
footprint are also priorities for hospitals worldwide.

Check out this


to learn some of the environmentally friendly features of the greenest
medical facilities in the U.S.

Highlights include:

  • A hospital that can function self-sufficiently for five days after a
    weather disaster
  • One facility using 100 percent green energy
  • Another with renewable energy on site
  • A paperless children’s hospital
  • A medical center making meals using goods from local farms

From the
Gap Medics