December 13: Request for Information-AHRQ's Role in Climate Change
Climate change's impacts on physical and behavioral health have increased the demands on the nation’s healthcare system, which is also a major producer of greenhouse gas.
AHRQ wants to learn strategies to address climate change and environmental justice through the agency’s core competencies. Specifically, AHRQ aims to help build healthcare’s resilience to climate threats, reduce the healthcare industry’s contributions to climate change while increasing sustainability, and address environmental justice.
Comments must be received by Dec. 13.
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