Printer friendly

What does GGHC stand for?

GGHC stands for Green Guide for Health Care (green construction best practices)

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
  • Business, finance, etc.

See other definitions of GGHC

Other Resources:
We have 1 other meaning of GGHC in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

While awareness of various energy-saving options is up, the 2011 Hospital Energy Management Survey conducted by H&HN's sister publication, Health Facilities Management, and ASHE, showed that a majority of organizations still are not taking such basic recommended steps as performing regular energy audits, creating a strategic master energy plan, using commissioning of existing buildings or following the Green Guide for Health Care to monitor baseline energy performance.
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has issued new guidelines requiring health-related institutions to use the Green Guide for Health Care or its equivalent in the construction of new facilities.
The first helps hospitals go green by using alternatives to chemical products and reducing the volume and toxicity of medical waste, while the second promotes the Green Guide for Health Care, a tool for designing green hospital facilities that will soon be used by the U.