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Your entire workforce will need to support better environmental outcomes to ensure your organisation can survive and thrive in a green economy. Environmental sustainability is vital to improving public health, especially as healthcare itself has a significant environmental impact that urgently needs to be addressed. According to NHS England and Improvement, the NHS is the UK’s biggest public greenhouse gas emitter, responsible for around 5% of all UK environmental emissions.

Jo Watson
Head of Corporate Partnerships, IEMA

Jo Watson, Head of Corporate Partnerships at IEMA, wrote this guest blog on the crucial issue of green skills in healthcare, appearing on the ABHI website.

Read through the full blog by clicking the link below.

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The Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) is a Licensed Member of the Society for the Environment

This means IEMA members with the required levels of environmental expertise can become a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv) or Registered Environmental Practitioner (REnvP).

The ABHI is the Association of British HealthTech Industries.

Find out more via the links below.

Useful links:

IEMA CEnv REnvP ABHI