Historically, the healthcare industry has certainly had a massive hand in the production of environmental pollutants. However, in the last decade, there has been a push to reverse this trend and implement more sustainable practices industry-wide. At Consensus, we care about this issue; which is why we are taking steps to achieve sustainability in our office as well as within the communities we serve.
Currently, modern healthcare accounts for approximately 10% of greenhouse gas and air pollutants in the country.1 While the healthcare industry has focused most of its time and resources on patient safety and population health, not as much has been done about environmental sustainability…
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