Breakfast behind bars
- The secret to tempting NHS food? Serve it on blue plates. // Mail on Sunday;12/ 8/2013, p20
NHS caterers have finally found a way to get frail patients to eat more - putting the meals on blue plates.
- MPs attack NHS food management. // Public Finance;12/2/94, p5
Reports that members of Great Britain's House of Commons' public spending committee has asked the National Health Service (NHS) to lower down waste and efficiency in hospital catering. Inadequacy of NHS's method of collecting financial information; Differences in the cost of patients' meals;...
- SCOTLAND PILOTS FIRST NHS CAFES. // Nursing Standard;2/18/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 24, p11
The article reports that Great Britain's National Health Service (NHS) is opening cafÃ©s in hospitals in Scotland to promote healthy eating.
- TO ELIMINATE WASTE: UK hosp. food under review. // FoodService Director;12/15/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p8
States that food served in hospitals in Great Britain is unpredictable in quality and delivery, according to a study by the British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. Decision of British Health Minister Gisela Stuart to overhaul the entire National Health Service; Amount of money...
- Untitled. Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;6/14/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 24, p43
The article offers information on the publication's petition to get more British-produced food into Great Britain's hospitals and to get government buying standards implemented in the British National Health Service (NHS).
- Like hospital food do ya? Whitworth, Mick // Food Manufacture;Feb2002, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p28
Reports the improvement in the hospital food service of the National Health Service (NHS) in Great Britain. Budget for the food of NHS patients; Consideration on the quality of hospital food; Role of good food in the healing process of patients. INSET: CORDON BLEU MAKES WAY FOR COMFORT FOOD.
- Prison health care under NHS. // Primary Health Care;Nov2002, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p6
Reports that primary care trusts will take over responsibility for the health of prisoners in their areas by 2008 in a move to put prison health services under the NHS.
- Health services for prisoners found to be lacking in continuity. // Primary Health Care;Jul2010, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p4
The article reports on the findings by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Prisons that prisoners with health problems who are transferred or released are not getting the continuity of care they need following a review of prison health care at 21 primary care...
- A local response to implementing Saving Lives in a large acute Trust. Edden, Anna Charlotte; Willan, Johanna Louise // British Journal of Nursing;10/8/2009, Vol. 18 Issue 18, p1138
Healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) are a high priority for health professionals. Under the Health and Social Care Act (2008), NHS organizations that fail to comply with the duties in the act could, in extreme cases, be liable for prosecution. Saving Lives (2007) is a national strategy to...