Hospitals Take Aim At ‘The Greatest Health Threat Of The 21st Century’

woman in hospitalFrom Huffpost, September 17, 2018.

Health systems comprising more than 17,000 facilities worldwide are pledging to slash their carbon emissions.

One of the larger themes at this week’s massive Global Climate Action Summit taking place in San Francisco is the relationship between climate change and human health.

“Health is the best way to relate to human beings on the issue,” former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy said Friday during a session titled “Health is where climate change hits home.” “Let’s put a face on climate.”

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