Riverside Doctors Hospital in Williamsburg launches online food ordering service for patients
The new online service offers a variety of meal options to patients and provides them with nutrition information by connecting the user’s device to Riverside’s nutrition system. The self-service meal ordering system is said to allow patients and their loved ones to take control of part of their hospital experience by learning how meal choices affect their well-being.
“The introduction of the CBORD Patient app continues our goal of providing comfort, care and convenience to our patients and their loved ones,” said Adria Vanhoozier, President of Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg. “We are always considering ways to expand care to meet the unique needs of Williamsburg. As a strong retirement community, we recognize that loved ones don’t always live nearby. Through the CBORD app, we provide another simple way to show our support and deepen the connection between care and community. »
The CBORD Patient app is available free of charge and can be used by patients admitted to Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Williamsburg. The app works on iOS (iPhone) and Android devices and can be found on both app stores.
“We are excited to offer this new technology to our patients and their loved ones as a way to give them choice in their nutritional needs while educating them about the importance of diet in the recovery process,” said Toni Watkins, Power System Manager. , nutrition and environmental services. “Adding this app as a tool puts the power of choice in the hands of patients while simultaneously providing their loved ones with the ability to offer a sign of support that plays a vital role in the recovery process.”[owerofchoiceinthepatients’handswhilesimultaneouslyprovidinglovedoneswiththeopportunitytooffersignofsupportthatplaysanintegralroleintherecoveryprocess”[owerofchoiceinthepatients’handswhilesimultaneouslyprovidinglovedoneswiththeopportunitytoofferasignofsupportthatplaysanintegralroleintherecoveryprocess”
When using the food ordering app and service, only foods suitable for a patient’s current diet are displayed, and controls are in place to limit the number of choices based on the nutritional information of the patient. patient.
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