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Robots Transform Prescription Filling

Robots Transform Prescription Filling

A hospital at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center has a robot filling prescriptions. The $15 million system works like this: a doctor writes out an electronic prescription....
Think Local

Think Local

Imagine going to the hospital for a minor surgery and being offered a chicken breast entrée for dinner featuring “locally-raised poultry”. Or imagine visiting a relative at a long-term care...
Dressing up Dysphagia Diets

Dressing up Dysphagia Diets

With the older adult population, there is an increase in the number of people who have suffered from a stroke, have dementia or Alzheimer’s and may develop side effects that...
REfresh Your Menu

REfresh Your Menu

Promoting Fresh and Local Meals in Healthcare We would like to introduce you to the Burlodge Bee, the messenger for our Refresh initiative. This busy little bee is symbolic to...
Naturally Gluten-Free

Naturally Gluten-Free

Gluten-free diets have become very popular in the past few years, after popularization from various books and media outlets. Many people have jumped onto this diet bandwagon but gluten-free diets...