REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL SMART Health Care Facilities Policy

Climate Health Care Facilities Policy

The Pan American Health Organization is seeking to contract a suitably qualified and experienced consultant/firm to undertake work associated with the development of a model ‘Climate Smart Health Facilities Policy’ for the Caribbean. The SMART Hospital is designed to establish an integrated approach to health care facility design featuring both environmentally green and disaster resilient institutions in the Caribbean.  This Initiative will enhance the quality of health care and include benefits of cost saving, reduced GHG emissions, improved air quality, reduced transmissions of airborne infections and aggravation of respiratory conditions, increased productivity, staff and patient satisfaction, enhanced physical access to hospitals and improved access to safe water. Terms of Reference for: SMART Health Care Facilities Policy

Deadline for submission of proposals is 4 March 2013