Healthcare http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en 5 things: Pres. hopeful Cruz: If elected, fries return to schools http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-pres-hopeful-cruz-if-elected-fries-return-schools <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of Feb. 1. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of Feb. 1. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-pres-hopeful-cruz-if-elected-fries-return-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-pres-hopeful-cruz-if-elected-fries-return-schools#comments Food & Beverage Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Market Trends Private Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:47:00 +0000 58411 at http://food-management.com Matt Cardy/Getty Images Advocacy group’s report slams hospital fast food units http://food-management.com/news-trends/advocacy-group-s-report-slams-hospital-fast-food-units <div class="field-deck"> Analysis by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine finds the presence of QSRs on healthcare premises compromises the healthy dining environment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Analysis by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine finds the presence of QSRs on healthcare premises compromises the healthy dining environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/advocacy-group-s-report-slams-hospital-fast-food-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/advocacy-group-s-report-slams-hospital-fast-food-units#comments Healthcare News & Trends Fri, 29 Jan 2016 20:21:00 +0000 57371 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock 5 things: Italian mayor withholds school meals for children with unpaid meal debt http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-italian-mayor-withholds-school-meals-children-unpaid-meal-debt <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of Jan. 25. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This and more are the things you missed for the week of Jan. 25. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-italian-mayor-withholds-school-meals-children-unpaid-meal-debt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-italian-mayor-withholds-school-meals-children-unpaid-meal-debt#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Market Trends Private Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:02:00 +0000 57261 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock A look at the 2016 Innovators of the Year http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/look-2016-innovators-year <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>FM’s 2016 class of Innovators of the Year includes Capital One (B&I), the University of Texas at Dallas (College/University), Boston Children’s Hospital (Healthcare) and Greeley-Evans Weld County (Colo.) School District 6 (K-12 Schools).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/look-2016-innovators-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/look-2016-innovators-year#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities FM Innovators Healthcare K-12 Schools Tue, 19 Jan 2016 22:07:00 +0000 55591 at http://food-management.com Healthcare Innovator of the Year: Boston Children’s Hospital http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/healthcare-innovator-year-boston-children-s-hospital <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>At Boston Children’s Hospital, the dining operation aspires to match the institution’s lauded clinical side in industry leadership.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/healthcare-innovator-year-boston-children-s-hospital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-innovators/healthcare-innovator-year-boston-children-s-hospital#comments FM Innovators Healthcare Fri, 15 Jan 2016 16:05:00 +0000 55251 at http://food-management.com <p>The centerpiece of the new retail food court at Boston Children&rsquo;s Hospital is the Chef&rsquo;s Playground exhibition cooking station, which not only hosts guest chefs but also interactive cooking events with child patients and their parents.</p> Photo: Boston Children’s Hospital Hospital’s bagged lunch program looks to combat childhood hunger http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-bagged-lunch-program-looks-combat-childhood-hunger <div class="field-byline"> Marygrace Taylor </div> <div class="field-deck"> Arkansas Children’s Hospital is screening patients for food insecurity and is serving free lunches to all children. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Children’s Hospital is screening patients for food insecurity and is serving free lunches to all children.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-bagged-lunch-program-looks-combat-childhood-hunger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-s-bagged-lunch-program-looks-combat-childhood-hunger#comments Healthcare Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:43:00 +0000 55191 at http://food-management.com <p>Since the summer of 2013, free meals have been served to all children. About 75 meals are served each day, although the number peaks in the summer when school is out.</p> Arkansas Children’s Hospital Hospital builds legacy of local purchasing http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-builds-legacy-local-purchasing <div class="field-byline"> Jennifer Crain </div> <div class="field-deck"> Mason General Hospital supports the local economy, and the health of its patrons, through contracts with area vendors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mason General Hospital supports the local economy, and the health of its patrons, through contracts with area vendors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-builds-legacy-local-purchasing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/hospital-builds-legacy-local-purchasing#comments Healthcare Private Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:13:00 +0000 55181 at http://food-management.com <p>The bistro salad bar at Mason General Hospital is dotted with local staples such as microgreens, sauerkraut and farmstead cheese.</p> Photo: Jennifer Crain 5 things: Prices of food commodities declined in 2015 http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-prices-food-commodities-declined-2015 <div class="field-deck"> This and more are the things you missed for the week of Jan. 11. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Each Friday I compile a list that highlights five things you probably missed in the news that week and why you should care about them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-prices-food-commodities-declined-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-things-prices-food-commodities-declined-2015#comments Colleges & Universities Healthcare Market Trends Private Thu, 14 Jan 2016 22:17:00 +0000 55151 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock 5 foodservice trends for 2016 http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-foodservice-trends-2016 <div class="field-byline"> Rachel Begun </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From creative ways to bring food to the customer to instituting real solutions to preventing food waste and building more sustainable food systems, 2016 foodservice trends will make a big impact on how we feed customers in the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-foodservice-trends-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/5-foodservice-trends-2016#comments Business & Industry Colleges & Universities Healthcare K-12 Schools Market Trends Private Wed, 30 Dec 2015 20:38:00 +0000 54381 at http://food-management.com Top 10 healthcare stories of the year http://food-management.com/healthcare/top-10-healthcare-stories-year <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>These are the operations that shaped the world of healthcare dining in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/top-10-healthcare-stories-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/top-10-healthcare-stories-year#comments Healthcare Mon, 07 Dec 2015 15:32:00 +0000 53531 at http://food-management.com