St Vincent’s Hospital
With the healthcare sector in Australia facing new financial pressures, the importance of embedding sustainable practices into the foundational operations of your Hospital has become incredibly important.?
Event Location : Melbourne CBD
Event Date : 4/18/2013 0:00
Event Time : 9.00am - 1.00 pm
About Event : The Waste Hierarchy
Key drivers of resource waste
Supply chain collaboration
Stock and inventory management to avoid waste
Leading an improvement culture
WHAT YOU WILL SEE AND HEAR
At the Melbourne hospital, you will see redesigning health care in action. This Insight will bring together health supply chains to discuss opportunities to reduce material consumption and avoid waste. This visit will include a waste walk of the redesigning health care ?pharmacy? project.
The visit will be complemented by a panel of guest speakers who will introduce the waste hierarchy and waste avoidance best practices, and present supporting material reduction case studies ranging from material reuse and recycling to alternative packaging solutions.
For more information view the BWI St Vincent's Hospital brochure.
St Vincent?s provides acute medical and surgical services, emergency and critical care, aged care, diagnostics, rehabilitation, allied health, mental health, palliative care and residential care. We have?more than?5,000 staff, an operating budget of $491 million and 848 beds.