Hospitals & Health Care

This section includes resources that may be useful for foodservice operations in hospitals and other health care facilities (e.g. nursing homes) or assisted living communities with medical staff.

General Resources

Cafeterias & Dining Rooms

  • Many of the resources and suggested activities suggested for K-12 schools on this web site might also be applicable to cafeteria settings in hospitals and other health care facilities (e.g. nursing homes) or assisted living communities with medical staff. Begin by exploring the “Suggested Activities” in the K-12 section of this web site.

Contact the Ilinois Sustainable Technology Center’s Technical Assistance Program for help with applying principles in that section to your situation, or for additional guidance. You can email istc-info@illinois.edu for general inquiries. To schedule a site visit, see https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/9191780.

Food Served in Patient Rooms