Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center | 60 of the Greenest Hospitals in America 2017

Staff - Print  | 

Kaiser Permanente San Jose (Calif.) Medical Center. Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center employs several green-thinking strategies, such as the installation of 10 electric vehicle charging stations on campus. The health system installed a bank of fuel cells to generate electricity for several San Jose Medical Center buildings, reducing reliance on the power grid and lowering energy costs. The hospital also recycles 18 tons of blue plastic wrap annually. These initiatives were recognized by Practice Greenhealth with the 2017 Greenhealth Emerald Award.

heart-arrows-back RETURN TO FULL LIST heart-arrows-next

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

To receive the latest hospital and health system business and legal news and analysis from Becker's Hospital Review, sign-up for the free Becker's Hospital Review E-weekly by clicking here.