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  • NICE encourages use of greener asthma inhalers
    NICE encourages use of greener asthma inhalers
    Monday 08 April 2019
    People with asthma will be helped to choose the inhaler that is best for them, and best for the environment, by a new patient decision aid from NICE.
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  • Health Outcomes of Travel Tool will be updated
    Health Outcomes of Travel Tool will be updated
    Wednesday 03 April 2019
    HOTT will be updated in the next week based on user feedback and new data.
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  • Health sector organisations pledge to support Long Term Plan sustainability commitments
    Health sector organisations pledge to support Long Term Plan sustainability commitments
    Wednesday 03 April 2019
    The health sector in England is the first globally to issue a collective commitment of intent to deliver climate friendly services and a long-term commitment to sustainability.
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  • Shared Decision Aid on asthma inhalers to be launched
    Shared Decision Aid on asthma inhalers to be launched
    Wednesday 03 April 2019
    NICE, with SDU sponsorship and support are finalising a Shared Decision Aid on asthma inhalers
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  • Health Care Without Harm Europe Surveys: tackling antimicrobial resistance and disinfectant use in hospitals
    Health Care Without Harm Europe Surveys: tackling antimicrobial resistance and disinfectant use in hospitals
    Wednesday 03 April 2019
    If relevant to your work, please complete the HCWH surveys linked ot the Safer Pharma Campaign
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  • Sustainability Day 2019
    Sustainability Day 2019
    Thursday 21 March 2019
    Today much of the NHS celebrates Sustainability Day, an opportunity to recognise the importance that sustainable development plays across all of our national health services.
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  • Health Care Without Harm surveys for projects
    Health Care Without Harm surveys for projects
    Thursday 14 March 2019
    HCWH are running 2 surveys for projects on antimicrobial resistance and disinfectants used in healthcare
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  • PHE publishes report on interventions to improve air quality and health
    PHE publishes report on interventions to improve air quality and health
    Monday 11 March 2019
    PHE has put together a report, based on 5 rapid evidence assessments, detailing interventions that can be used to tackle air quality and health
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  • Clean Air Hospital Framework launched
    Clean Air Hospital Framework launched
    Wednesday 06 March 2019
    Great Ormond Street Hospital and Global Action Plan are helping hospitals improve air quality
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  • NHS challenge to ambulance makers to help 'blue lights go green'
    NHS challenge to ambulance makers to help 'blue lights go green'
    Thursday 14 February 2019
    NHS England Chief Executive Simon Stevens has today challenged vehicle manufacturers to help “blue lights go green” and cut air pollution by developing more environmentally friendly...
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