Kaiser Permanente’s VP for Operations and Chief Energy Officer, Ramé Hemstreet, believes there’s no greater public health issue than climate change. Watch this Climate Conversation to hear about the healthcare company’s approach to climate action.

                                                                 

Hear how the business sees the link between climate and health and what it’s doing to reduce climate-related illnesses, including reducing asthma and respiratory conditions, minimising the spread of infectious diseases, and curtailing deaths and injuries from heat stress and extreme weather events.

We explore the company’s approach to going beyond “doing no harm” by delivering positive climate impacts that improve the health of local communities across the globe. 

You may also like to take a look at "The Path To Carbon Neutral: A Guide to Building a Climate Smart Health Care System" (September 2020) by Kaiser Permanente.

In this series of 30-minute virtual conversations, we speak to the people at the helm of some of the world’s leading corporate sustainability and climate action programmes. We’ll ask them what keeps them awake at night, and what motivates them to get out of bed in the morning to play their part in the transformation of our economy and regeneration of our planet. And we’ll leave plenty of time for you to ask your questions too.