Infection Control Today

Posted April 6, 2011

“As the title sponsor of the CleanMed Conference in Phoenix this week, Stryker Corporation highlighted the need for the healthcare industry to support and increase commitment to healthcare sustainability.

‘Many hospitals and healthcare organizations are aggressively pursuing sustainability as a key strategic goal. However, their goals cannot be achieved without the committed partnership of their suppliers,’ says Marci Kaminsky, Stryker’s vice president of communications and public affairs. ‘At Stryker, we believe that an industry-wide effort is necessary to lead healthcare sustainability through the development of products, services and comprehensive programs that support the conservation of environmental, natural and hospital resources. The medical technology industry is in a unique position to affect change.’…

Hospitals rely on Stryker to deliver products, services, and programs that have a measurable impact on its customers’ ability to deliver quality care, with a focus on the health of patients, caregivers and the environment. Stryker is also engaged in efforts to lower the environmental footprint of its own operations and explore and pursue new sustainable healthcare initiatives that deliver results…”

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