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In the Press

November 2020

Yale Climate Connections: Reliance on single-use supplies can leave hospitals vulnerable to shortages

November 18th, 2020|

During the coronavirus pandemic, many hospitals have struggled with dangerous shortages of personal protective equipment. But Jodi Sherman of the Yale Schools of Medicine and [...]

October 2020

Medical Device Network: Debate: will Covid-19 bring a return to single-use medical devices?

October 29th, 2020|

In a pre-Covid-19 world, medical device manufacturers had begun to explore the potential of multi-use medical devices in a bid to boost sustainability efforts and [...]

JDSURPA: Right to Repair: A German perspective on the legal and commercial developments in Europe and the US

October 20th, 2020|

A large proportion of all electrical appliances in Germany are simply thrown away, because repairing your toaster, your TV or your smartphone would be more [...]

HPN: The best time to prevent the next pandemic is now, countries call for better emergency preparedness

October 2nd, 2020|

COVID-19 will not be the world’s last health emergency and there is an urgent need for sustainable health emergency preparedness to deal with the next [...]

September 2020

Med Rx iv: Environmental impact of Personal Protective Equipment supplied to health and social care services in England in the first six months of the COVID-19 pandemic

September 28th, 2020|

Objectives Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has been central to controlling spread of SARS-CoV2. This study aims to quantify the environmental impact of this, [...]

HPN: Help needed: HPN and Greenhealth Exchange (GX) second Sustainability in Healthcare Supply Chain Survey input

September 25th, 2020|

Greenhealth Exchange (GX) and Healthcare Purchasing News (HPN) announced the 2nd Sustainability in Health Care Supply Chain Survey, stated a GX press release. The survey is open [...]

SDC: More Than Half of Supply Chain Professionals Expect a Greater Focus on Circular Economy Strategies over the Next 2 Years

September 22nd, 2020|

Fifty-one percent of supply chain professionals expect that the focus on their circular economy strategies will increase over the next two years, according to a [...]

News Medical: Emergency departments of hospitals generate significant amounts of harmful waste

September 20th, 2020|

Emergency departments of hospitals generate significant amounts of environmentally harmful waste which could be reduced through basic changes to disposal policies and practices, while producing [...]

Healthcare Contracting: Vizient’s SVP of sourcing operations, David Gillan, to speak about supply chain resiliency for AZ State Univ.’s Genius Series

September 19th, 2020|

September 17, 2020  –  Vizient (Irving, TX) announced that David Gillan, SVP of sourcing operations, will be the featured speaker for Arizona State University’s W.P. [...]