Healthcare 251: Understanding the LEED for Healthcare Rating System

  • Tuesday, October 25, 2011
  • 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center, 1551 N. Thoreau Dr., Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

Please note that registration is available online at the Healthcare Development Conference website at http://www.healthcaredevelopmentconference.com/en/registration.html. To register for just the workshop click this link https://www.cvent.com/events/2nd-healthcare-development-conference/registration-0c618645dc7344349e72493b8c5bedaf.aspx?r=f2652d9a-3194-439e-b86e-9328fa0221de and select the LEED Workshop button. Fill out all the info then it will ask for the discount code: LEEDONLY
Learn about the unique challenges of implementing green building practices to sustainable healthcare facilities. This workshop will present the background for the development of the LEED for Healthcare Rating System as well as a strong business case for the use of LEED for Healthcare. Participants will learn about key credit intents and requirements, the pilot credits relevant to LEED for Healthcare, and how this new rating systems differs from LEED for New Construction.

This program is offered in conjunction with the Healthcare Development Conference held in Chicago from October 25 – 28, 2011. Learn more about the full conference here!

Learning Objectives:
  • Define the unique needs and issues for applying green building in the healthcare industry.
  • Describe the background for the development of the LEED for Healthcare Rating System.
  • Distinguish between LEED NC and LEED for Healthcare.
  • Discuss the value/business case for the use of LEED for Healthcare.
  • Summarize key credit intents and requirements.
  • Understand pilot credits relevant to LEED for Healthcare.
Course Instructor: Gail Vittori, USGBC LEED Faculty, Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems

Credential Maintenance Units:  GBCI CE Hours 3; GBCI CE Hours (LEED BD+C Specific) 3; AIA/CES (LU) 3; BOMI (CPD) 3; CoreNet (CPD) 3; CSI (CEU) 0.3

Registration & Fees:

  • $140 Workshop Registration Only
  • $74 Workshop Registration w/ full Conference Registration (full conference fee varies)
To register for just the workshop click this link https://www.cvent.com/events/2nd-healthcare-development-conference/registration-0c618645dc7344349e72493b8c5bedaf.aspx?r=f2652d9a-3194-439e-b86e-9328fa0221de  and select the LEED Workshop button. Fill out all the info then it will ask for the discount code: LEEDONLY


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