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CommonSpirit Announces Industry-Leading Climate Goals

CommonSpirit Health, a longtime champion for environmental sustainability, is proud to participate in the UN Climate Change Conference where we have announced an industry-leading commitment to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040 with an interim target to cut operational emissions in half by 2030.

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Finding Solutions During a Nursing Shortage

JAN 21, 2022

In this Becker's article, Chief Nursing Offer Kathy Sanford talks about the nationwide nursing shortage, and a new CommonSpirit program designed to help address it.

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5-Minute Check In: Dr. McGinn Addresses Omicron, Testing and More

JAN 18, 2022

In this check-in, Dr. McGinn provides updates on the Omicron variant, influenza, vaccines, masks, free home tests, and more.

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Lloyd Dean: How We'll Reach Net-Zero Emissions by 2040

JAN 18, 2022

In this Modern Healthcare interview, CEO Lloyd Dean outlines the steps CommonSpirit will take to achieve its goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040.

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