Advancing the Circular Economy in Healthcare
Original Air Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2024 @ 1:00pm ET
Hard-to-recycle, single-use supplies, packaging and devices have become a defining feature of the healthcare system in recent decades. Economic and safety concerns and a “culture of convenience” has long stymied efforts to reduce the flood of items like disposable gowns, never-used surgical instruments and endless volumes of blue wrap. This is starting to change.
Presented in conjunction with Kimball Sustainable Healthcare, this free webinar – the first webinar for 2024 in our Green Thinking Webinar Series – reviewed key elements of an effective implementation strategy and featured case study presentations of several successful programs.