The health care sector has been in the midst of its largest construction boom for the past several years. According to Engineering News-Record’s 2011 analysis, this market is ranked No. 2 for green building. Inherent to the strong construction activity within health care are common initiatives such as reducing energy usage, leveraging the most advanced technologies, and implementing sustainability practices and standards.
NREI visits just 10 of the many health care facilities that have recently "turned green."