Green Environmental Management System (GEMS) - Milwaukee VA Medical Center
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Milwaukee VA Medical Center


Green Environmental Management System (GEMS)

In accordance with the Presidential Executive Order “Planning for Federal Sustainability in the Next Decade”  the Milwaukee VA Medical Center has implemented a Green Environmental Management System (GEMS) Program.

The GEMS program provides a framework for the VA facility to embrace good stewardship of the environment by complying with local, state and federal environmental laws, regulations, and requirements.

The Milwaukee VA Medical Center is committed to preventing pollution, minimizing wastes, conserving cultural and natural resources, saving energy, using sustainable practices, and continually improving environmental programs. This commitment is summarized in the Milwaukee VA Medical Center’s Environmental Policy Statement.

For more information on the GEMS Program, contact Casey Schimek at 414-384-2000 ext. 45891.

Contact Info


  • Building 70, room 10416

Contact Number(s)

  • 414-384-2000 Ext. 42934

Hours of Operation

  • Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.