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Building Better Healthcare Award Recognition

Building Better Healthcare Award Recognition

The team behind the rapid conversion of a primary care health centre to a COVID-19 in-patient facility have received a ‘Highly Commended’ award in the Building Better Healthcare Awards, Best COVID-19 Project Team 2020 category. The team comprising of Solent NHS Trust,...

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Confidential waste paper recycling reduces landfill and saves trees

Confidential waste paper recycling reduces landfill and saves trees

As part of CHP’s commitment to a greener NHS, we have been working on recycling initiatives. In April 2021, we changed our confidential waste supplier in 68 buildings across our portfolio. Restore Datashred recycle our confidential paper waste bringing environmental benefits. Since April we have saved 293m3 from landfill, saved over 2,000 trees from felling for paper production and reduced our carbon footprint by 76,288.20kg CO2.

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Foleshill wins ‘Best Carbon Reduction Initiative’ at the Building Better Healthcare Awards

Foleshill wins ‘Best Carbon Reduction Initiative’ at the Building Better Healthcare Awards

Foleshill Health Centre, the UK’s first Passivhaus healthcare building, won ‘Best Carbon Reduction Initiative’ at the Building Better Healthcare Awards. The judges were looking for projects helping to reduce carbon and energy use featuring energy-efficient heating, lighting, and other sustainable innovations, as well as green transport initiatives.

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A GP at Foleshill Health Centre features in greener healthcare photography exhibition at COP26 – world’s largest climate action event

A GP at Foleshill Health Centre features in greener healthcare photography exhibition at COP26 – world’s largest climate action event

NHS England has unveiled a new photography exhibition, “Care for the future: delivering the world’s first net zero health service,” at COP26 in Glasgow. Dr Mesbahuddin Syeed, a GP at Foleshill Health Centre, in Coventry features in this exhibition because he is based at the first Passivhaus health care building in the UK.

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