2014 Booth Centennial Green Award from Booth Centennial. This award recognizes hospitals who have demonstrated a serious commitment to going green and using reusable textiles, as opposed to costly and environmental-unfriendly disposables. In 2014, the Vascular Interventional Radiology team at the Credit Valley Hospital was commended for their efforts in this area to change from individual packs to multi-supply packs and maintaining the use of reusable gowns in an individual pack.
2014 Green Health Care Award for Energy Efficiency from the Ontario Hospital Association, Health Achieve and the Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care. This award recognizes leadership and excellence in reducing health care’s environmental impact, including evidence of progress in energy efficiency.
2014 Energy and Environmental Stewardship Award from the Canadian College of Health Leaders. This award is national recognition for our continual work towards environmental sustainability through THP’s initiatives in the environmental management system, energy and water projects, standardizing waste management posters and recycling rates, employee engagement and outreach efforts and environmental awareness training for all staff.