Strengthening the Climate Resilience of the Health Care Sector White House Press Release December 15, 2014
Climate changes can have a negative impact on human health and
wellness which, in turn, strains health care systems. One fifth
of the U.S. economy comes from the health care arena, impacting
not just our physical health but our financial well-being too.
To assist with preparing health care professionals and facilities
in climate resilience, the Best Practices Report has
been released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human