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Gundersen CEO Touts Green Hospital Policies at White House

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Dr. Jeff Thompson from Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center was invited to the White House today. Thompson got to speak about Gundersen's green initiatives during a presidential conference on 'healthier hospitals.' His remarks included a story about persuading planners of a new Gundersen expansion to find ways to reduce the energy units used in the new building, when they didn't think they could reach the energy-saving goal that Thompson wanted.  Thompson also promoted Gundersen's policies for reducing waste and encouraging recycling.

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