Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital has been awarded LEED® for New Construction “Gold” certification, established by U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). LEED® is the nation’s preeminent program for the design, construction and operation of high performance green buildings. Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital is the only children’s hospital in Florida with LEED® for New Construction “Gold” certification. The hospital achieved LEED® for New Construction Gold certification for energy use, lighting, water and material use, as well as, incorporating a variety of other sustainable strategies. By using less energy and water, LEED® certified buildings save money for families, businesses and taxpayers; reduce greenhouse gas emissions; and contribute to a healthier environment for residents, workers and the larger community.
Location: Hollywood, FL
Owner: Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Certification Level: LEED Gold (NC v2009)
Services: LEED Consulting and IAQ Testing
Architect: Saltz Michelson