Building Health Care Sector Resilience
Primary Protection: Enhancing Health Care Resilience for a Changing Climate

Hospitals and healthcare organizations play a crucial role in community resilience, particularly in the face of increasing incidents of extreme weather due to climate change. The Department of Health and Human Services has developed the Sustainable and Climate Resilient Health Care Facilities Toolkit to assist in building resilience, providing guidance and resources for healthcare organizations to address these challenges and develop sustainable and climate-resilient facilities: