Senior Healthcare Planner David Duff presented at the 13th China Hospital Construction Forum - Hospital Build China 2012. China has become the worlds largest consumer of energy and is constructing the equivalent of the entire building stock of Japan, annually. This year's conference focused on Sustainability for Healthcare and Integrating Evidence based Design. David presented "The Case for Functional Layout of a Green Hospital".
Getting your hospital to "Go Green" does not start with a Sustainability Rating Systems, it's about the attitude your organization has in defining a systematic change to how you approach projects. In regard to Sustainability, it's a matter of asking three questions: Who are you? What are you? and Where do you want to go?