UVA, Morrison Signal Health

May 2007
FoodService Director;5/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports on the introduction of the cafeteria program called Signals for Health by the University of Virginia Medical Center in its Wahoo West cafeteria. The cafeteria program is extension of successful year-old vending program. Signals for Health provides color coding for menu items to identify healthful items and distinguish them from less healthy foods. Signals for Health provides easy-to-understand nutrition information to customers.


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