5 ways to make your practice more eco-friendly

Our healthcare system is a carbon Bigfoot - here's how you can make a difference
Dr Crisp and Dr Yin
Dr George Crisp (left) and Dr Richard Yin from Onslow Road Family Practice in Perth.

Not a lot of people know this but Australia’s healthcare system is a substantial polluter, contributing 7% to Australia’s already hefty carbon footprint.

The figure comes from a recent study published in the Lancet Planetary Health medical journal.