“Easy Sustainability Wins With EVS”

HealthTrust presents this sixth in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability… “Easy Sustainability Wins With EVS” Download a PDF of this presentation          Listen to a recording of this presentation A healthcare organization’s Environmental Services department can play an important role in building a robust sustainability program. The […]

“Greening Your Hospital Through Transportation, LEED Buildings, and Community Connections”

HealthTrust presents this fifth in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability… “Greening Your Hospital Through Transportation, LEED Buildings, and Community Connections” Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here. Did you know that hospital transportation and facilities teams can […]

“Empowering Supply Chain to Drive Healthier Food Initiatives and the Use of Safer Chemicals in Our Hospitals”

HealthTrust presents this fourth in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability… “Empowering Supply Chain to Drive Healthier Food Initiatives and the Use of Safer Chemicals in Our Hospitals” Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this program.   As healthcare continues […]

“Environmental Sustainability Considerations in Healthcare Waste Streams Management”

HealthTrust presents this third in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability… “Environmental Sustainability Considerations in Healthcare Waste Streams Management” Download a PDF of this presentation.     Listen to a recording of this presentation. Generating waste cannot be completely avoided within any healthcare facility. Costs and risks can be decreased by […]

“A Nonprofit Approach to Developing a Corporate-Level Facility Energy Management Program”

Download a PDF of this presentation.     Listen to a recording of this presentation.  HealthTrust presents this second in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability. “A Nonprofit Approach to Developing a Corporate-Level Facility Energy Management Program” Hospitals across the country have more than 2.5 times the energy intensity and carbon dioxide […]

“Sustainability 101: How Do I Start the Journey?”

HealthTrust presents this first in a series of six webinars on the topic of Sustainability… “Sustainability 101: How Do I Start the Journey?” Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here.  Healthcare sustainability can feel like the “big green elephant” in the room. […]

Transforming Standards into Standardization for Flexible Endoscope Reprocessing

PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: This program will cover the latest information in flexible endoscope reprocessing standardization, including standardization roadblocks, evidence-based resources for standardization consideration and the development of an agenda for a multi-disciplinary endoscope standardization of care meeting.

The Spaulding Classification: Is It Time to Reconsider?

STERIS University presents: The Spaulding Classification: Is It Time to Reconsider? Overview: Upon completion of this CE webinar course, participants should be able to define the Spaulding Classification and how it applies to device reprocessing; understand the traditional hierarchy of microorganism resistance to antimicrobial processes; and provide recent examples of studies with viruses, bacteria, protozoa […]

A Day in the Life…Steam Sterilization Reprocessing

PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: This program will review the daily processing steps in a Sterile Processing Department; describe the best practices for packaging, preparation and loading the sterilizer; and describe the recommended practices for Bowie-Dick testing and routine sterilizer efficacy monitoring.

Medline University Sustainability Courses

ONGOING PROGRAMS: Medline University offers two on-demand courses related to sustainability—Green Cleaning and Healthcare and greensmart Course One: Introduction to Sustainability in Healthcare.