This webinar took place on September 21st, 2022.
Background and Objectives
The Task Force on HPH and Environment, The International Network of Health Promoting Hospitals & Health Services (HPH), and Health Care Without Harm (HCWH) invite you to a webinar, “Towards a sustainable and health promoting health care system.”
The webinar aims to expand on HPH Standard 5.3 on Environmental Health by presenting practical experiences from the HPH Task Force and partners so that we can learn how to reduce the environmental impact of the health care sector. Together with health systems, hospitals, health professionals, and climate change advocate organizations around the world, we can build a better tomorrow.
Program & Speakers
|Opening Remarks||Prof. Margareta Kristenson MD PhD, HPH Governance Board|
(2:10) The International Network of Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services- working towards sustainable health care
|Dr. Oliver Groene PhD, CEO, International HPH Secretariat|
(20:52) Health Care Without Harm (HCWH): our mission, vision, and global network, Project and case studies from HCWH in South East Asia
(42:31) Project and case studies from HCWH in Europe
Ramon San Pascual MPH, HCWH Asia
Andreea Zotinca, Circular Healthcare Project Officer, HCWH Europe
(57:40) The Task Force on HPH & Environment
|Dr. Ming-Nan Lin MD MPH, Chair, Task Force on HPH and Environment, International HPH Network|
Panel Discussion and questions
(1:13:53) What are the three most important challenges in order to transform a Health Care System into a sustainable and health promoting health care system? What is the first step to begin the transformation?
(1:18:40) We know that doctors and health professionals have a huge influence on hospital policy.And one of the challenges is to let doctors and health professionals change their behaviors in promoting the environment of the hospital. How could we encourage more doctors can lead or join the health care facilities in green actions?
- Dr. Hui-Ting Huang, President, Taiwan Adventist Hospital, President, Taiwan Society of Health Promoting Hospitals
- Dr. Chin-Lon Lin, CEO, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation
- Keriin Katsaros MPH, Project Coordinator, International HPH Secretariat
- Ning-Huei Sie, Manager, International Service Center, Dalin Tzu Chi Hospital
- Lulu Lun, live translation English-Chinese
Questions? Write to the International HPH Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org