Archives: Health Care
Friday, April 16, 2021
New WHO report: Checklists to Assess Vulnerabilities in Health Care Facilities in the Context of Climate Change
The World Health Organization recently released their new report “Checklists to Assess Vulnerabilities in Health Care Facilities in the Context of Climate Change” to assist health authorities in understanding whether this key component of health systems is prepared for climate change impacts. This is to support the general guidance developed...
Monday, April 12, 2021
Upcoming “Health of Canadians in a Changing Climate: Advancing our Knowledge for Action” Report
Health Canada is leading the development of the Health of Canadians in a Changing Climate: Advancing our Knowledge for Action report, with a planned release date in Fall 2021. The report will provide an assessment of the risks of climate change to the health of Canadians and to the health care system. It will support...
Saturday, October 3, 2015
Climate Change Resiliency Toolkit for Health Care
The Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care has developed a climate change resiliency toolkit for healthcare facilities. The toolkit is healthcare specific but could easily be adapted to other institutional environments. The Climate Change Resiliency web pages are here: http://www.greenhealthcare.ca/resiliency/ To access the toolkit you need to...