Martha's Vineyard Hospital has been named to a list of '50 Greenest Hospitals in America' by Becker's Hospital Review. The list was compiled to recognize hospitals that place environmental health and stewardship at the heart of their missions, in addition to delivering high quality patient care.
Martha's Vineyard Hospital, a member of Partners HealthCare, made the list because it has made "green" features a part of its design, including the use of solar panels and computer-monitored energy performance. In 2011, the facility received LEED Gold certification — the only acute-care facility in Massachusetts to achieve that high of a certification.
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