Resources for completing the GIfH toolkit
Here you can find a starter pack of resources to help you initiate your journey improving the sustainability of your practice by following the Green Impact for Health Toolkit. You can find each resource under the relevant heading needed to be completed.
For an exemplar of what a sustainability focus looks like in General Practice, see Frome Medical Practice’s sustainability policy.
Save water when you flush
Travel and exercise
News and communication
National adult health checklist
National adult health leaflet
National child health checklist
National child health leaflet
National GP Communication pack
Air pollution and health poster 1
Air pollution and health poster 2
Air pollution slide deck – 1 – 2 – 3 – 4
Food and drinks
Buy fair trade
Switch off the lights
Only boil what you need (for kettles)
Switch it off (computers)
Lighting and equipment responsibility plan form
Top ten tips for boosting biodiversity on your GP Estate.
Waste and recycling
Does this have to be shredded?
Double sided printing
Recycle and save paper
Don’t flush old medications
Waste stream – a summary is available here.
Posters for Domestic waste , Offensive waste and Infectious waste are available free here.
Further posters relevant to the GIFHT can be found here.