New Generation of Hospital – Climate Resilient Hospitals & Health Systems in Our New Climate Reality: What Does It Take?

February 25, 2020 11:00am

Angie Woo
Lead, Climate Resilience & Adaptation, Fraser Health Authority, Providence Health Care, Provincial Health Services Authority
Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Reduce climate risks by assessing vulnerability and resilience using fit-for-purpose methodologies
  • Address cascading impacts on health services by including clinical planning and emergency management into design and operations
  • Extend scope from building scale to community and interdependent critical infrastructure (such as roads and utilities)
  • Embed climate risks and resilience throughout the facility lifecycle