Mateo Hernandez is looking forward to
Let’s Go Green Together 2017 on April 22, 2017, at Washington Hospital Healthcare System in Fremont,
California. This fun and educational event reflects the hospital’s
commitment to environmental stewardship in health care, and is part of
Earth Day 2017 celebrations around the world.
* Hospital partners with the City of Fremont for 7th annual event, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Earth Day 2017 will be celebrated in 192 countries around this world on Saturday, April
22. As part of Earth Day’s commitment to increase environmental
and climate literacy,
Washington Hospital Healthcare System in Fremont, Calif., is presenting a
Let’s Go Green Together 2017 event.
“The entire staff at our hospital is committed to planet friendly
Nancy Farber, chief executive officer at the
award-winning, 341-bed, acute-care hospital. “Together with the
City of Fremont, we’re committed to the healthiest possible community – one
that makes a difference in helping to clean up our world.”
Activities will include: syringes and needles drop-off; confidential document
shredding; medication disposal; mercury thermometer exchange and more.
For the kids? Face painting, a bike rodeo, bike tune-ups, eco-tainment,
Earth Day art, and lots of free games and activities.
It’ll be a fun and educational event that reflects the hospital’s
commitment to environmental stewardship in health care. “We recognize
the critical link between the health of each individual and the health
of the environment,” said Farber, “and we look forward to
celebrating this connection with the community.”
Saturday, April 22, 2017
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Washington West Parking Lot and Auditorium
2500 Mowry Ave.
Fremont, Calif. 94538
About Washington Township Healthcare District
Washington Township Health Care District is governed by an elected board
and includes Washington Hospital Healthcare System. Unlike a municipal
or county hospital, Washington Hospital’s operating expenses, research,
community programs, and employee salaries are funded by revenues generated
through providing patient and other health care services. Opened in 1958,
Washington Hospital Healthcare System has grown to include a 341-bed,
acute-care hospital; the Taylor McAdam Bell Neuroscience Institute; The
Gamma Knife® Center; Washington Radiation Oncology Center; Washington
Outpatient Surgery Center; Washington Outpatient Rehabilitation Center;
Washington Institute for Joint Restoration and Research; Washington Township
Medical Foundation; and Washington West, a complex which houses Washington
Women’s Center, Outpatient Imaging Center, Sandy Amos RN Infusion
Center, Washington Urgent Care and additional outpatient hospital services
and administrative facilities. Discover more at
whhs.com, and through