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Sustainability

Fairview recycles 40,000 pounds of hospital waste every year
10 months ago

Fairview recycles 40,000 pounds of hospital waste every year

Did you know the average hospital generates over 28 pounds of waste per staffed bed each day? One of many ways Fairview Health Services works to reduce waste generated in …
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Thinking Green: How One Ebenezer Location is Shrinking Its Footprint
1 year ago

Thinking Green: How One Ebenezer Location is Shrinking Its Footprint

At Fairview, caring is what we do—not only for our patients, but for the earth and its resources as well.

As part of our ongoing work to improve environmental health, one of …
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Awards Recognize Sustainability Efforts
2 years ago

Awards Recognize Sustainability Efforts

For the fifth consecutive year, Fairview Health Services has received a System for Change Award from Practice Greenhealth for its success in environmental sustainability efforts.

Practice Greenhealth also recognized University …
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Turning Scraps Into Compost
2 years ago

Turning Scraps Into Compost

The scraps are no longer scrapped.

Nutrition Services staff at Fairview Northland Medical Center in Princeton and Fairview Lakes Medical Center in Wyoming, Minn. have added onto their daily routine.


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Sustainability Series: Healthy Food Systems
3 years ago

Sustainability Series: Healthy Food Systems

At Fairview Health Services, we strive to create a healthy food system within our facilities so we may provide an exceptional patient, family and staff experience, show our commitment to …
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