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By host on 8/26/2015 12:44 PM
Hospital food!



Seriously... it's not flat and bland and tasteless, is it? Well, not everywhere – to say the least. While most hospitals have renovated...
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 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 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 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 9/24/2010 12:42 PM
We live in an on-demand world. Anytime from a number of different devices like smart phones, laptops, or televisions, we can access...

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