Hospital teams up with university to develop new foodservice options

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and Niagara University will work together to open a new café bistro to take place of the current outdated cafeteria.

NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y.—Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center is joining forces with Niagara University to deliver an exciting new food service experience for hospital visitors, staff, students and volunteers.

Niagara's president, the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., and Memorial President and CEO Joseph A. Ruffolo announced Tuesday the university's College of Hospitality and Tourism is working with Memorial and Cannon Design to create a modern café bistro that will replace the hospital's outdated cafeteria.

The yet-to-be-named bistro will be designed to improve workflow and enhance the customer experience while serving a variety of new menu choices in a comfortable, modern setting. The College of Hospitality and Tourism also will work with Memorial to introduce current best practices in customer service to the new facility.

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