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Welcome to West Park’s environmental blog! Explore how West Park is striving for excellence in environmental sustainability, and read our tips and tricks for forming green habits in your everyday life! Get ready to join us on the Greener Side…

The COVID-19 ‘Green’ Lining

As a direct result of the ongoing Pandemic, healthcare organizations (among other industries) have been forced to rapidly and drastically shift the way that they communicate with their stakeholders…

Happy World Environment Day!

World Environment Day was established by the United Nations in 1974, and is celebrated every year on June 5 to engage governments, business, celebrities and citizens to focus their efforts on environmental issues. The theme for 2020 is Biodiversity…

Take a deep breath… It’s Clean Air Day!

Good air is vital to good health. In 1999, Canada declared Clean Air Day an annual celebration as part of the federal government’s commitment to prioritizing clean air…

Happy Earth Day!

Even during these busy times, West Park has always proudly acknowledged the inherent connection of a healthy environment to the health of people. We’d like you to join us this Earth Day in celebrating our planet and West Park’s sustainability efforts…

February 27: Celebrating International Polar Bear Day 2020

Organized by Polar Bears International, International Polar Bear Day is celebrated on February 27, drawing attention to the challenges that polar bears face in a warming Arctic. Polar bears are magnificent creatures, making it all… More

West Park Named Green Hospital of the Year!

In recognition of our commitment to environmental stewardship in greening its internal health care practices, West Park has received this year’s Green Health Care Award naming us 2018 Green Hospital of the Year (non-acute)!

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