Food Carts Encourage Eating at Children’s Hospital

Food Carts Encourage Eating at Children’s Hospital

Mobile meal service provides custom meals on the patient floors at Winnipeg’s Children’s Hospital.

How do you get sick kids to eat? That is a question faced by every patient dining service in a children’s hospital.

At the Children’s Hospital at the Health Sciences Centre managed by the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority in Canada, they think they may have found one promising solution: mobile meal carts that visit patient floors three times a day bringing a selection of choices that the young patients can pick and choose from. The carts replace a previous system in which

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