Search Tag: carbon emissions

Executive Health Management

Philips-and-county-durham-nhs-trust-partner-to-reduce-carbon-emissions-and-waste

2023 02 Nov

Royal Philips, a global leader in health technology and County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust (CDDFT), one of the largest integrated care providers in England, today announced the results of a comprehensive 360 sustainability analysis. The program identified key opportunities to reduce the carbon footprint and waste material within the...Read more

Health Management

Champalimaud-foundation-and-philips-to-accelerate-healthcare-sustainability-initiatives

2023 30 Oct

Aims to reduce carbon emissions by 50% with sustainable Philips healthtech innovations   In a stride towards sustainability and innovation in healthcare, the Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon, Portugal has forged a strategic partnership with Philips. This collaboration aims to reduce the carbon footprint resulting from Champalimaud’s diagnostic...Read more

Sustainability

Champalimaud-foundation-and-philips-to-accelerate-healthcare-sustainability-initiatives

2023 30 Oct

Aims to reduce carbon emissions by 50% with sustainable Philips healthtech innovations   In a stride towards sustainability and innovation in healthcare, the Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon, Portugal has forged a strategic partnership with Philips. This collaboration aims to reduce the carbon footprint resulting from Champalimaud’s diagnostic...Read more

Executive Health Management

Reducing-healthcare-carbon-emissions-in-developing-countries

2021 20 Nov

Plans for universal health coverage must first address the substantial carbon emissions produced by the healthcare systems of low- and middle-income countries, urged researchers from Switzerland, India, Belgium and Brazil in a recent analysis published in The BMJ .   The estimated total amount of greenhouse gases released into the environment...Read more

Executive Health Management

Global-road-maps-required-for-healthcare

2019 18 Sep

In recent years, scientists have highlighted the urgency for countries and industries to limit carbon emissions to help mitigate the dreadful effects of climate change. Interestingly, in what seems to be a paradox, a new report cites the healthcare sector as among the world's largest greenhouse gas (GHG) emitters.    The report,...Read more