SPOTLIGHT: Health groups going green


Green building and practices have begun emerging among hospitals and healthcare organizations here and there for several years--but the idea is still more talked-about than practiced. However, this week some providers may move from thinking the idea over to making plans. A group of 30 trade groups--including an affiliate of the American Hospital Association--are getting together to set plans for formally advancing green practices in the healthcare industry. Article

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