Healthcare http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Mastering the art of puréed food http://food-management.com/healthcare/mastering-art-pur-ed-food <div class="field-deck"> Taking purées—an important part of senior nutrition—from blobs to truly appealing plates takes artistic talent and an appreciation for the difference it can make. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Taking purées—an important part of senior nutrition—from blobs to truly appealing plates takes artistic talent and an appreciation for the difference it can make.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/mastering-art-pur-ed-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/mastering-art-pur-ed-food#comments Healthcare Private Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:45:00 +0000 66801 at http://food-management.com <p>A hot dog made from pur&eacute;e. Photo: Unidine</p> Hospital’s cafe is a room with a view http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-cafe-room-view <div class="field-deck"> The Point restaurant at the Huntsman Cancer Institute offers staff and visitors not only excellent food at reasonable prices, but a spectacular ambiance as well. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Point restaurant at the Huntsman Cancer Institute offers staff and visitors not only excellent food at reasonable prices, but a spectacular ambiance as well.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-cafe-room-view" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-cafe-room-view#comments Healthcare Design Mon, 21 Nov 2016 21:05:00 +0000 66701 at http://food-management.com <p>The Point restaurant at Huntsman Cancer Institute sits at the top of the highest man-made point in Salt Lake City and offers spectacular views of the city and surrounding mountains. Photos courtesy of the&nbsp;Huntsman Cancer Institute</p> Healthcare trends: Gardens, new facilities and banning soda http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthcare-trends-gardens-new-facilities-and-banning-soda <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>See what's trending in healthcare this month.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthcare-trends-gardens-new-facilities-and-banning-soda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/healthcare-trends-gardens-new-facilities-and-banning-soda#comments Healthcare Fri, 18 Nov 2016 17:21:00 +0000 66651 at http://food-management.com Farm symbolizes, promotes hospital’s wellness mission http://food-management.com/healthcare/farm-symbolizes-promotes-hospital-s-wellness-mission <div class="field-deck"> The Farm at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor not only produces some fresh, organic produce for the dining operation but it serves educational and promotional purposes as well. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Farm at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor not only produces some fresh, organic produce for the dining operation but it serves educational and promotional purposes as well.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/farm-symbolizes-promotes-hospital-s-wellness-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/farm-symbolizes-promotes-hospital-s-wellness-mission#comments Healthcare Private Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:52:00 +0000 66531 at http://food-management.com Saint Joseph Mercy Health System Cost of “free” coffee a wakeup call http://food-management.com/healthcare/cost-free-coffee-wakeup-call <div class="field-deck"> The common practice of offering complimentary coffee throughout a healthcare facility involves costs and lost revenue that can keep the foodservice department up at night. Here’s how one hospital found a solution. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The common practice of offering complimentary coffee throughout a healthcare facility involves costs and lost revenue that can keep the foodservice department up at night. Here’s how one hospital found a solution. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/cost-free-coffee-wakeup-call" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/cost-free-coffee-wakeup-call#comments Healthcare Private Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:33:00 +0000 66541 at http://food-management.com bgton/iStock/Thinkstock Homegrown microgreens sprout at senior living facility http://food-management.com/healthcare/homegrown-microgreens-sprout-senior-living-facility <div class="field-deck"> The specialty crop grows fast, is highly nutritious and gives meals at Peter Becker Communities some extra zing. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The specialty crop grows fast, is highly nutritious and gives meals at Peter Becker Communities some extra zing.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/homegrown-microgreens-sprout-senior-living-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/homegrown-microgreens-sprout-senior-living-facility#comments Healthcare Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:53:00 +0000 66131 at http://food-management.com <p>Microgreens being cultivated in a special section of the Peter Becker kitchen dry storage room.</p> Peter Becker/Cura Hospitality Flagstaff Hospital uses benchmarks to gauge and improve efficiencies http://food-management.com/operations/flagstaff-hospital-uses-benchmarks-gauge-and-improve-efficiencies <div class="field-deck"> Effective use of efficiency-measurement tools allows nutrition department to add staff and wins its director a national award. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Effective use of efficiency-measurement tools allows nutrition department to add staff and wins its director a national award.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/operations/flagstaff-hospital-uses-benchmarks-gauge-and-improve-efficiencies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/operations/flagstaff-hospital-uses-benchmarks-gauge-and-improve-efficiencies#comments Healthcare Operations Private Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:40:00 +0000 65591 at http://food-management.com <p>Flagstaff is trying to offer more healthful items, such as these grab-and-go salads.</p> Flagstaff Hospital Sodexo targets boomers in senior communities with bistro concept http://food-management.com/news-trends/sodexo-targets-boomers-senior-communities-bistro-concept <div class="field-deck"> Bistro 464 mixes options that "taste like home" with others that make you feel "like you are dining out,” in accordance with growing senior dining preferences. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bistro 464 mixes options that "taste like home" with others that make you feel "like you are dining out,” in accordance with growing senior dining preferences.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/sodexo-targets-boomers-senior-communities-bistro-concept" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/sodexo-targets-boomers-senior-communities-bistro-concept#comments Healthcare Sodexo News & Trends Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:06:00 +0000 65841 at http://food-management.com Sodexo EvergreenHealth’s Café 128 does double duty http://food-management.com/operations/evergreen-healthcare-s-caf-128-does-double-duty <div class="field-deck"> The retail operation’s production facility also prepares patient meals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The retail operation’s production facility also prepares patient meals.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/operations/evergreen-healthcare-s-caf-128-does-double-duty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/operations/evergreen-healthcare-s-caf-128-does-double-duty#comments Healthcare Operations Private Thu, 06 Oct 2016 15:38:00 +0000 65731 at http://food-management.com <p>Cafe 128 operates every day for 18 hours at a stretch, from 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.</p> Evergreen Healthcare QR codes allow quick customer feedback at Fairview Southdale Hospital café http://food-management.com/operations/qr-codes-allow-quick-customer-feedback-fairview-southdale-hospital-caf <div class="field-deck"> The high-tech diner engagement option complements a recently renovated eatery’s wellness-focused offerings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The high-tech diner engagement option complements a recently renovated eatery’s wellness-focused offerings.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/operations/qr-codes-allow-quick-customer-feedback-fairview-southdale-hospital-caf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/operations/qr-codes-allow-quick-customer-feedback-fairview-southdale-hospital-caf#comments Healthcare Operations Private Thu, 06 Oct 2016 15:36:00 +0000 65711 at http://food-management.com <p>Crosstown Cafe was significantly renovated three years ago to incorporate Sodexo&#39;s Mindful&nbsp;healthy dining program.</p> Fairview Southdale Hospital