Climate change poses a major threat to our health as well as our planet. The environment is changing, that change is accelerating, and this has direct and immediate consequences for our patients, the public and the NHS.
The Greener NHS programme will work to reduce the impact on public health and the environment, save money and reach net carbon zero.
For further information visit on the strategic direction of the NHS visit: https://www.england.nhs.uk/greenernhs/
Below are initiatives that have been developed across Lancashire and South Cumbria to reduce the environmental impact of medicines