Patient & Visitor Alert: Because flu cases are on the rise, starting February 24, children 12 and younger
will be restricted from visiting hospitals and certain inpatient facilities throughout Carolinas HealthCare System. Learn more.

Carolinas HealthCare System

Caring for our environment

Environmental health and human health are connected. As stewards of health, each of us has a responsibility to take a proactive approach to protect our natural resources through our operations and our role as a healthcare leader. Our commitment to a healthy environment is demonstrated in every day choices made across Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS).

The Office for a Healthy Environment provides strategies, resources and education for teammates across CHS to engage in sustainability through professional and personal action.

The Office for a Healthy Environment focuses on:

  • Conservation: strategize in reducing water, energy and waste, in order to conserve resources.
  • Commitment: commit to become a steward of health and the environment
  • Cultivation: engage with others to make better environmental choices every day 

To contact the Office for a Healthy Environment, email

Employees, please visit PeopleConnect to learn more.