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Healthcare Dining Trending: Beep-boop…slurp? Ramen robot debuts in California hospital

In this month’s recap of the Top 5 most popular Healthcare Food Management articles, 5 things: Health system sues to change meal break rules ranked as the week’s top story. Major Northwest healthcare system Legacy Health has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court in Portland to overturn Oregon’s long-established rules spelling out when an employer must provide meal breaks. At issue: rules based on eight-hour shifts that in today’s workplace, with nurses working 12-hour shifts, the health system contends would be too costly because they require more than one meal break.

Among other stories:

  • Fresh food fridges support medical center’s staff with 24/7 service
  • UC Davis Health reaps the local bounty
  • 5 things: Hospital opens all-hours kosher lounge
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