Benefits To Staff and Visitor Food
Food for Life Served Here for staff and visitor food can help you grow sales as well as improve standards.
Why choose Food for Life Served Here?
- Make your hospital a healthy place
Food for Life Served Here-certified food helps you demonstrate your commitment to public health and is a great example to set staff, visitors and patients alike
- Increase food sales
Offering your staff and visitors more choices that are healthier, ethical and sustainable food can increase the amount you sell, generating additional revenue for your restaurant or cafe
- Keep control of cost
Many caterers report that improving quality doesn’t necessarily increase costs; making more food from scratch and auditing supply chains can deliver a Food for Life Served Here award within budget
- Show that you care about good food
Food for Life Served Here is an independent endorsement of your food quality, and a clear signal to your staff and visitors about your commitment to the quality of the food you offer
"Sourcing ingredients locally… ensures we get value for money and the freshest seasonal produce for our patients, visitors and staff."Peter Homa, Chief Executive, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust (6,500 Gold Food for Life Served Here patients, staff and visitors meals daily)
"For Calderdale Hospital, the passion to improve food in retail outlets was part of a commitment to achieve NHS England and local CQUIN295 goals for quality and innovation in raising food standards."ISS Mediclean (Healthcare) at Calderdale Hospital (200 Bronze Food for Life Served Here staff and visitors meals daily)