Health Facilities Management discusses the Healthy Hospitals Initiative with Gary Cohen, co-founder, president and executive director of Health Care Without Harm.

If hospitals are to improve efficiency and quality while cutting costs, sustainability programs will have to be part of the solution. The Healthy Hospitals Initiative (HHI), founded by Gary Cohen, is helping health systems to meet all of these objectives. He assesses progress and remaining challenges in this field. . .

. . .  some consultants say that if you’re not doing medical instrument reprocessing, you’re wasting enormous amounts of money. That’s showing up in mainstream conversations. It’s just a matter of a little bit more time and a little bit more uptake and we will achieve this objective.

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