Move has provided a boost in sales of healthy items.
Discussion showcased importance of working with local producers.
Latest effort by Mayor Bloomberg to encourage people to eat healthier is endorsed by 31 hospitals.
Hospital group's agreement with Partnership for a Healthier America will affect 37 hospitals
Program has saved the hospital about $2,000 a week.
initiative will ban fryers, require leafy greens as an option and focus on offering healthy snacks.
Says people prefer unhealthy food during crisis.
Optim Medical Center's Jim Doering helps veterans by taking them fishing.
Ban passes despite opposition from city residents.
Former patients and area residents regularly visit hospital just for food.
Personalized tray service is an integral step toward overall improved patient satisfaction.
Sieden has incorporated wellness initiatives into the daily routine.
Two hospitals participate in healthcare "revolution."