Hospital's new cafe brings fresh, healthy food to forefront

The renovation also added space and booths for dining.

Aug. 15—Vidant Edgecombe Hospital unveiled its newly remodeled cafeteria to the Tarboro community after a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday morning.

Patrick Heins, hospital president, told the crowd at the ribbon-cutting ceremony that the new cafeteria represents “a change in wellness and a change in environment.” He reflected on the recent remodels at the hospital, including the emergency department expansion, and the increasingly healthy food offerings served in the cafeteria.