UC Health

Policy Goals

  • By 2025, each health system will obtain 100% clean electricity. 
  • Each health system will adopt energy performance targets for acute care centers and medical office buildings.
  • All health systems will be members of Practice Greenhealth, a nonprofit dedicated to health care sustainability, and submit annual sustainability data for awards. 
  • Each health system will have waste and water goals that align with Practice Greenhealth’s reporting requirements. 
  • Each health system will procure 30% sustainable food as defined by Practice Greenhealth.


See UC's progress toward this goal in the Annual Report on Sustainable Practices