An Approach to Sustainability for Healthcare Facilities
|Offered by||Green Education Services|
This introductory seminar will provide an overview of the importance of incorporating sustainable strategies for healthcare faciliti es. Attendees will be introduced to three different scales of importance as related to the occupants, the immediate community, and the global environment. The course identifies the drivers to create the LEED for Healthcare: New Construction and Major Reno vations focusing on the importance of integrated project delivery. The instructor then presents an overview of the sustainable s
- Analyze the reasons why it is important to approach healthcare facilities in a sustainable manner and the benefits of sustainable design specific to healthcare facilities.
- Identify the importance of integrated project delivery as related to the LEED 2009 for Healthcare: New Construction and Major Renovations green building rating system.
- Identify sustainable strategiesto design and build healthcare facilities, such as site selection.
- Identify sustainable strategies to operate and maintain healthcare facilities, such as cleaning.
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