Chippewa Falls hospital recognized for sustainability
Thursday, May 02, 2019
A Chippewa Falls hospital has been recognized for its environmental practices.
HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chippewa Falls and HSHS Sacred Heart in Eau Claire recently earned the Partner for Change Award from Practice Greenhealth, an organization dedicated to environmental sustainability in health care.
According to a press release, in 2018, Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals donated more than 15,000 pounds of medical supplies and equipment to developing countries though the Hospital Sisters Mission Outreach program.