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By host on 8/22/2011 8:39 AM


Research findings suggest that hospital foodservice quality is “significantly correlated with overall patient satisfaction” (Sheehan-Smith, 2006). The growing number of articles, blogs, and social media activities today that are aimed at...
By host on 8/9/2011 1:21 PM
Hospitals are not only working toward improving patients’ health through medical care and advice, but also through the meals they serve. Specific courses on cooking for healthcare patients and ‘no harm’ healthcare initiatives are available for hospitals to elevate their food service programs and erase hospital...
By host on 7/21/2011 7:40 AM
Studies show that a quiet, peaceful environment permits healing for patients and can result in better patient outcomes. The importance of a healing environment is reflected in the HCAHPS survey, which includes a question on the quietness of the unit. Not only does quietness promote comfort...
By host on 7/11/2011 10:10 AM

What does it envision when you hear that repeatedly? Is it time to change how people think about your foodservice department?

Healthcare, foodservice, branding and marketing. Do these terms go together? Absolutely!

By host on 5/3/2011 7:34 AM

Increasing patient health has always been a top priority for hospitals. To elevate health, medical and technological advancements are constantly being made. However, until recent years....

By host on 4/13/2011 1:33 PM

The 2010 health-care law encourages the development of accountable-care organizations (ACO) as a way to improve care and reduce costs.      So what exactly are accountable-care organizations, anyway?

By host on 4/5/2011 11:18 AM
It is no secret that many patients turn up their noses to the food provided during their hospital stay. From Jell-O, rubbery meat, to flavorless gravies, hospitals have received their fair share of complaints and jokes regarding the unappetizing food that has been served.....

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By host on 3/16/2011 9:12 AM

Do you want to enhance the great patient and employee experiences? Do you have a respite place where employees, visitors and patients can go? Do you want to create an exciting and vibrant retail venue that inspires loyalty and repeat business?

 

By host on 2/28/2011 9:15 AM
Have you ever come across an infographic?  How familiar are you with infographics? Where do you normally see an infographic? Maybe you’re wondering what an infographic even is! For those of you who just aren’t sure, allow us to clarify. An infographic consists of information....
By host on 1/31/2011 12:47 PM
Food safety is a hot topic in today’s news and something that we as healthcare food service professionals must focus on in our daily operations. With the proper background knowledge and food service equipment, your establishment will not only be placing food safety at the forefront of your operations,...

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