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Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care

EVS Directors Weigh-In: First Impressions and the Patient Experience

As the saying goes, “You never get a second chance at a first impression.” In a pandemic, this especially rings true for healthcare facilities. The pa...

Culinary Healthcare

5 Benefits of Plant-Based Hospital Food

Over the years, plant-based diets have become increasingly popular, as it’s shown to be environmentally friendly and beneficial for your health. It’s ...

Healthcare

How RDs Improve Malnourished Patient Outcomes

Malnutrition has always been common in healthcare facilities and can often go unnoticed, especially during the pandemic. As hospitals recover from the...

Culinary Healthcare

A Chef-Led Approach to Hospital Food Service

By Sean O’Neill, HHS Vice President of Business Development Hospital food hasn’t always carried the best reputation or been shown in the brightest lig...

Environmental Services Healthcare

How Hospital Environmental Services Impact Patient-Centered Care

By Angel Camacho, Vice President of Business Development, Healthcare Each time a patient walks into a healthcare facility, the care they receive shoul...

Healthcare

6 Creative Ways To Improve Hand Hygiene Compliance at Your Hospital

Excellent hand hygiene is a non-negotiable for healthcare facilities. It’s vital to keep patients, staff, and visitors safe. But sustaining a high lev...

Culinary Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care Leadership

The Importance of Clear, Effective Communication in Healthcare

Imagine you show up at a new restaurant after a long day at work. You’re tired, hungry, and ready to unwind. After being seated at your table, a few m...

Healthcare

Reducing Costs Through Hospital Support Services

Recovering from the financial and operational effects of COVID-19 will require a strategy that focuses on both reducing costs and improving operations...

Healthcare

How the Patient Experience Impacts Hospital Revenue

Ask any hospital administrator, and most would say that patient experience is their top priority and the driver of everything their hospital does. But...

Environmental Services Healthcare Hospitality & Patient Care

4 Reasons Your Hospital Should Have a Patient Sitter Program

There are four main reasons your hospital needs a patient sitter program: • It increases patient safety • Patients get a better experience • Nurses ar...