Inspiring, empowering and motivating our people to embrace sustainable healthcare

All staff, patients and the wider community are aware of our commitment to sustainability, the benefits of acting sustainably and the actions they can take to help support us in this goal

Collaborate with others to deliver sustainability benefits, both regionally & nationally

Green Impact, a staff behaviour change competition with small actions to complete to make your team more sustainable.

Green Champions network of keen individuals across the Trust.

Green News, the Trust’s sustainability newsletter sent out quarterly and available on the intranet.

Regular engagement events and campaigns throughout the year ran by the Sustainability Team.

Support staff wellbeing:

  • Achieved ‘Continuing Excellence’ in the North East Better Health at Work Awards
  • Trained mental health first aiders throughout the Trust
  • Flourish campaign

NUTH Green Gym, in collaboration with local conservation groups, take part in a

wide-range of activities around the region including beach cleans, tree planting and wildlife surveys.

Sign up to be a Green Champion – email environment@nuth.nhs.uk

Sign up a Green Impact Team for your area – email environment@nuth.nhs.uk

Follow the Sustainability Team on Twitter – @SustainableNUTH

Sign up to NUTH Green Gym – greengym@nuth.nhs.uk

Visit the sustainability pages on the staff intranet: A-Z > S > Sustainability

Come along to one of our events throughout the year—advertised via Green Champions and the intranet

 

Flourish is our approach to supporting staff at Newcastle Hospitals. For more information please contact flourish@nuth.nhs.uk