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Another hospital opens a food pharmacy

Nashville General Hospital is the latest healthcare operation to help patients gain access to nutritious food.


Blue Cross Blue Shield gets into meal delivery

A food delivery service will bring healthy, affordable meals to people living in food deserts.

Healthy, Climate-Friendly School Lunch Act would provide state support for staff training, recipe development.

Schools who use local ingredients would be reimbursed based upon the number of meals served.

Multiple student groups were involved in plans for the event.

Tests uncovered that the true culprit behind a rash of student illnesses was norovirus.

Offering a robust coffee program has become an increasingly important element in ensuring patient, employee and visitor satisfaction in the healthcare segment.

With experts paying more attention to nutrition and food as medicine, more and more hospitals and communities are thinking outside the box to ensure those that need it can get food for what ails them.

Schools qualify for the program if 70% of their students are eligible for free or reduced-price lunches.

Director of Nutrition Services Vince Enserro shares what it was like when a school in his district acted as a Red Cross shelter last fall.