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By host on 4/26/2012 6:55 AM
More hospitals continue to tailor their food service programs to leave patients satisfied.  From a ‘chef’s special’ menu to a room service approach, hospitals continue to encourage food service professionals to push the envelope.  Offering flexibility in your menu not only will satisfy patients’...
By host on 4/10/2012 12:16 PM
Numerous hospitals and senior living care facilities shying away from the traditional tray assembly line and converting their meal assembly space into pod systems.  With this ability to offer a more personalized experience, allowing greater staff flexibility,...
By host on 3/29/2012 10:29 AM
Congregate meals served in a group setting provide not only good nutrition, but equally important, an opportunity for regular socialization with others. Scientific studies have documented that older persons who regularly attend congregate meals have better physical and mental health than...
By host on 3/16/2012 9:58 AM

Distractions and distortions around you, the jarring colors and sounds, could shake up the healing chemistry of your mind, might your surroundings also have the power to heal you? This is the question......

By host on 2/28/2012 1:30 PM
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...
By host on 2/13/2012 8:33 AM
Hospitals aren’t the only place putting the lunch trays aside and offering more specialized meal programs, but long-term care facilities and senior communities have revamped their food service operations too. From...
By host on 1/26/2012 10:28 AM
Do the numerous options of meal delivery carts overwhelm you? If your hospital or long-term care facility is in need of a new cart, we are here to help simplify the selection process and ensure that you have the proper cart for your operation. When purchasing your next cart,...
By host on 12/5/2011 1:20 PM
We live in a world full of benchmarks and rankings. Consumers use them to compare the latest gadgets. Parents and policy makers rely on them to assess schools and other public institutions, and sports fans like them for help in sizing up their favorite teams. But what about when rankings are used at the office for appraising staff performance?

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By host on 9/20/2011 9:33 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 those terms go together? Absolutely!

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...

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