The SDU is funded by, and accountable to, NHS England and Public Health England to work across the NHS, public health and social care system.
Understand the health and financial impacts of organisational travel and transport with the Health Outcomes Travel Tool - HOTT.
Have a board approved sustainabilty plan
Measure, monitor and report progress against the plan
Evaluate and benchmark your progress against other similar organisations.
Engage widely with staff, service users and the public
The SDU are in the process of commissioning an official partner to deliver a high profile set of national sustainability awards and engagement events on behalf of the NHS, health and social care sector.
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust used £2.8 million of Salix interest-free funding to install a range of energy efficiency projects as part of an energy performance contract, estimated to save more than £9.2 million over the projects’ lifetime.