Chapter 2. Hospitals

  1. Maria Cross and
  2. Barbara MacDonald

Published Online: 12 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444301663.ch2

Nutrition in Institutions

Nutrition in Institutions

How to Cite

Cross, M. and MacDonald, B. (2008) Hospitals, in Nutrition in Institutions, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444301663.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405121255

Online ISBN: 9781444301663

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • hospitals;
  • development of workhouses;
  • better hospital food panel disbanded;
  • protected mealtimes;
  • alternative hospital catering facilities;
  • vending machines;
  • Royal College of Nursing (RCN);
  • British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN);
  • hospital food – Europe;
  • European Nutrition for Health Alliance (ENHA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The development of workhouses

  • Food provision

  • Current decade

  • Other initiatives

  • Alternative hospital catering facilities

  • Events in 2007

  • Hospital food Scotland

  • Hospital food – Wales

  • Hospital food – Northern Ireland

  • Hospital food – Europe

  • Conclusion