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Making more of the money we spend on hospital food

Why the government must apply higher standards to hospital food

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1. Introduction    
2. Are hospitals meeting the government’s proposed food standards for patient meals?   
How we investigated this question
Our findings
Fish
Tea and coffee
3. The government’s hospital food standards fail to invest in better British farming    
Background
Failure to create jobs in better British farming
Using public expenditure on hospital food to achieve wider benefits
4. Using public expenditure on hospital food to achieve wider benefits   
Investing in organic farming
Investing in fairly traded food
Investing in sustainable fish
5. Conclusion   
Acknowledgments   
Contact   
Glossary   
Appendices

Making more of the money we spend on hospital food
13pp - 2015 | 770Kb

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Published 2 Feb 2015

Better Hospital Food: The campaign represents a coalition of organisations calling on the Westminster government to introduce mandatory nutritional, environmental and ethical standards for food served to patients in NHS hospitals in England.

13pp - 2015
770Kb

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