Healthfirst Achieves LEED Gold Certification



Healthfirst’s new 172,000 square foot headquarters has officially been awarded LEED Gold certification. When considering the design of their new headquarters in New York City, it was of upmost importance to Healthfirst that TPG incorporate LEED standards into the space. Green aspects of the project include low flow water fixtures, high efficiency lighting, light occupancy sensors throughout, low VOC paints and finishes, high recycled content in furnishings, Energy-Star rated appliances, and maximum use of daylight and window light.

Healthfirst is a not-for-profit managed care organization that offers low or no-cost health insurance to eligible individuals and families living in the New York metropolitan area and New Jersey.

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