WI Healthy Hospitals Forum

2016 Forum Materials

Over 160 people gathered in Madison on Friday, September 30 to learn, network and share ideas about creating healthier environments at the 2016 WI Healthy Hospitals & Clinics Forum. Attendees represented systems from around the state and had the opportunity to choose from 16 breakout sessions in four tracks – Farm to Hospital, Healthy Food & Beverage, Maternity Care Practices and Sustainability. Click on the headlines below to access materials from the session, and view pictures from the day at the end of this page.


Breakout Sessions

(Click on the Breakout Session titles to access materials)

 Break Out Session Topics  Farm to Hospital  Healthy Food & Beverage  Maternity Care Practices  Sustainability
Policy Implementing Policy-Based Local and Sustainable Food Purchasing Practices Crafting Food and Beverage Policies for Sustainable Change The Infant Feeding Policy – What’s the Big Deal?

Becoming Baby Friendly: System and Local Perspectives Mid-Implementation

Ignore Conventional Wisdom, You Can Improve both the Environment and the Economy

Farm to Hospital

The Snowball Effect of Local Food Sourcing

Healthy Food is Our Foundation

Leading the Way: Beginning Steps to Improve the Health of Hospital Cafeterias

Building Baby Friendly Hospital from the Ground Up

Bumps in Our Baby Friendly Journey

Sustainability Metrics and Key Performance Indicators
Employee & Patient Satisfaction  

CSA’s @ Work


Satisfy with Good Taste. Good Health.

From Garden to Fork

Mindful Lifestyles Program


Creating a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace

What Support Looks Like: Breastfeeding Friendly – Friendly Worksite Design

Health Care, Sustainability, and Nutrition

Reverence for The Earth – Our Mission


Community Connection

Development of a Community Garden

Hospital & Community Partners: Growing a Healthier Future Together


Working Together to Increase Access to & Consumption of healthy Food and Beverages in Hospitals and the Community

Collaborative Community Partnerships to Address Breastfeeding Disparities

Community Baby Friendly Status – Isn’t that What We All Want?

Campus Sustainability Beyond Its Borders – Moving the Metrics of Sustainability Beyond Carbon Reductions

Celebration Slideshow


Click here to view the FINAL 2016 Healthy Hospitals Detailed Agenda.

Click here for a copy of 2016 WI Healthy Hospital Registration Flyer that can be downloaded and shared with others. Thank you for helping promote this event!

Click here to see resources and presentations the 2015 Forum