HHS Blog

Dec
05

Become an Effective Leader for Any Area of Business

By Bobby Floyd, CEO, Healthcare One of the challenges of being in a position of leadership is that you may not be an expert in all of the areas that you oversee. The more you advance your career and take on new challenges within an organization, the... …more

Nov
21

How to Best Utilize Vendor Partnerships

By Don Mancuso, HHS Corporate Director of Materials Management No matter the industry, supply vendors are key contributors to a company’s success. That’s why it’s important to develop streamlined processes to compare, track, and evaluate vendor... …more

Nov
07

How Companies Can Better Support Frontline Employees Through Engagement Programs

By Lisa Molnar, HHS Executive Vice President of Human Capital Management Employee engagement programs serve as an effective way to connect with team members and better identify their needs and wants. However, without the proper research and backing,... …more

Sep
12

The Importance of Showing Employees Appreciation All Year Round

By Oakley Smith, RDN, LD, HHS Regional Director of Patient Experience It’s International Environmental Services Week, so that means many organizations are going above and beyond to celebrate their team and their dedication. However, the appreciation... …more

Aug
29

Great Leaders Aren't Afraid to Get Their Hands Dirty

By Chef Johnny Carino  People first. This is a motto businesses should live by every single day. But not all organizations do just that. Businesses are in a constant battle to hit financial goals and this oftentimes takes attention away from the... …more

Aug
01

Why Tracking Food Waste is Important for all Industries

By Dirk Noteboom, R.D., HHS President of Culinary In the United States, more food reaches landfills than any other single material from everyday trash. That accounts for approximately 31 percent (133 billion pounds) of the overall food supply in the... …more

Jul
18

Harnessing Technology to Form Better Partnerships

By Bruce Moore, HHS President of Information Systems Data-driven technology has advanced considerably throughout the years. In the past where systems would take multiple months or even years to perfect, today, companies are able to offer technology... …more

Jun
20

How Registered Dietitians are Lowering Readmission Rates

By Elizabeth Horton, RDN, HHS Corporate Dietitian Statistics show that at the time of admission, 20 to 50 percent of all patients are at risk for malnourishment or are malnourished, and up to 31 percent of these malnourished patients experience... …more

Dec
20

The Gift of Giving Back — How Businesses Can Heighten the Spread of Generosity

Some of the largest, most well known organizations in the world are recognized not only for their dominance in the market, but also for their charitable contributions and efforts to give back to the communities they serve. In 2015, the 20 Most... …more

Oct
25

What Healthcare Administrators Need to Know When Choosing a Support Service Provider

By Brian Weed, HHS Managing Partner  Throughout my 25-year tenure working in facilities, environmental, and food services, and serving as a member of executive management within the support services industry, I have seen the monumental tasks... …more