Doctors for the Environment Australia has a “green hospitals group” and is taking an increasing interest in promoting action to reduce the carbon footprint of hospitals.
Although the submission is to the Government of Victoria, it is nevertheless relevant to all hospitals in Australia.
Download DEA's submission Sustainable Hospitals - Response to Victorian Climate Change Green Paper
For further information on this topic read
Saving Carbon, Improving Health: NHS Carbon Reduction Strategy for England – a position paper from the NHS Sustainable Development Unit