Hospitals for Healthy Environment
A compliance and pollution prevention workshop and trade show
University of Kansas Hospital, Student Center
December 5-6, 2007
December 5, 2007
3pm - 5pm Pre-workshop event - Appetizers hosted by Biosystems/Stericycle
Introductions; What is H2E? What is EnergyStar for healthcare? KU Hospital featured topic.
6pm - dinner as a group at "Thomas Restaurant"
December 6, 2007
7:30 am Registration
8:15 am Workshop welcome - Main Auditorium
Workshop hosts will will welcome you and highlight the day's topics program.
|Time (50 min)||Auditorium||Break out 1||Break out 2|
Compliance pitfals for hospitals - Nancy Larson, KSU and
Dedriel Newsome EPA R7
|Implementing a pharmaceutical waste management program - John Brenna, RPh, PharmEcology||Getting started using the H2E 10-step guides - Janet Brown, H2E|
|9:30 am||Overcoming the pitfalls panel - Kevin Anderson; Wichita VA Kent Miller; Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapis Rebecca Wenner, KDHE||Pharm waste management panel - Duane Daugherty, KU Hosp. Leslie Durrant, Missouri VA Ann Strellner, St Luke's, Cedar Rapids||The Green Guide for Healthcare - Janet Brown, H2E Clark Reed, EPA|
|10:20 break with Vendors|
|10:50||Managing Universal wastes and CRTs; reducing healthcare toxics - Rebecca Wenner, KDHE and Nancy Larson, KSU||Lessons learned - going beyond compliance: Ruben McCullers, EPA EMS Kevin Anderson, Wichita VA||H2E intern success stories - Shelly Peterson, IDNR Ryan Hamel, KSU|
|11:50 lunch with vendors|
|1:00 pm||Improve performance with Energy Star best practices - lessons learned from top performing hostpital - Clark Reed, EPA||Compliance pitfalls for hosptials - Repeat Jeff Fiagle, IDNR and Dedriel Newsome, EPA R7|
|2:00 PM||Implementing a Pharm Waste Management Program - Repeat||H2E/Joint Commission crosswalk - Janet Brown, H2E||Kansas boiler initiative - Ryan Hamel, KSU|
|2:50 - 3:05 break|
|3:05||Pharm waste panel - Repeat||Red bag waste reduction and incinerator tour - Shannon Beck and Matt Rothen, Biosystems/Stericycle|