Amery Hospital & Clinic is a sustainability champion
Amery Hospital & Clinic is proud of its commitment to sustainable practices. In the past two years alone, Amery Hospital & Clinic (Amery, Wis.) was named as a Practice Greenhealth Partner for Change in 2016 and secured the Green Professional Award from the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council in 2015 and 2016.
Across the St. Croix Valley:
- The Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council named Hudson Hospital & Clinic as one of its Green Masters 2016. Earlier in 2016, Hudson Hospital received Circle of Excellence status (top 10 performance out of 500 applicants) in the Healthy Food Circle Awards by Practice Greenhealth, as well as the Greenhealth Emerald Award and Greening the Operating Room Recognition Award.
- Lakeview Hospital (Stillwater, Minnesota) was recently included on the Becker’s Hospital Review list of the 50 Greenest Hospitals in the U.S. Earlier in 2016, Lakeview Hospital received awards from Practice Greenhealth, including: the Greenhealth Emerald Award; Greening the Operating Room Recognition Award; and the Making Medicine Mercury Free Award.
- Westfields Hospital & Clinic (New Richmond, Wis.) earned a Green Masters Award in the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council program in 2015, as well as a Practice Greenhealth Emerald Award and a Greening the Operating Room Recognition Award from Practice Greenhealth in 2016.
In fall 2016, HealthPartners, the parent organization of all four St. Croix Valley Hospitals, announced
it was joining the Health Care Climate Council, becoming the first Minnesota-based organization to do so.