St. Patrick Hospital Receives Environmental Leadership Circle Award
May 26, 2010
St. Patrick Hospital was awarded the Environmental Leadership Circle Award from Practice GreenHealth. The Environmental Excellence Awards are meant to recognize health care facilities and organizations that have made a commitment to health care and the environment. These prestigious awards are made on behalf of the entire health care sector. To be considered, facilities must meet the criteria for the mercury-free Award, recycle at least 25% of their total waste, be leading the health care sector in innovation and sustainability, and be leaders in their community. Beth Schenk, Facilitator of Women's Health at St. Pat's led the actions and efforts that won St. Pat's the Environmental Leadership Award.