LEED for Healthcare Workshop (3.5 LEED-specific BD+C)

  • Friday, June 29, 2012
  • 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Merchandise Mart, Room 8A (8th Floor Orleans Elevator), 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654
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Please note that registration is non-refundable.
If you experience any registration difficulties or have questions please contact our office at 312-245-8300.

Online registration is now closed. Walk-in registration available onsite at 8:00 AM in room 8A.

Healthcare 251: Understanding the LEED for Healthcare Rating System

Join USGBC-Illinois and MCHC to discover the unique challenges of implementing green building practices to sustainable healthcare facilities and the business case for the use of LEED for Healthcare. Learn about key credit intents and requirements and how this new rating systems differs from LEED for New Construction.

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.

Continuing Education:
3.5 GBCI LEED Specific BD+C and 3.5 AIA/CES (LU).

Michelle Halle Stern, LEED Fellow, USGBC Faculty, AIA, PE, MSPH


This event is hosted by the USGBC/MCHC Green Healthcare Committee.

If you have questions about the program, please contact Cathy Small at csmall@usgbc-illinois.org or 312-245-8300 x202. 

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