Healthcare Foodservice Trends

Source: “Healthcare Foodservice Trends” Foodservice Equipment and Supplies Magazine. August 1, 2018.

Box'd Chef

Retail, meal kits and wellness reign in healthcare foodservice! And, Cura is ahead of the trends in cafe design, menus and enhancing life around great food!

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Craving a Fresh Sandwich, Homemade Mashed Potatoes, or Yummy Smoothie? Try a Hospital

Source: “Craving a fresh sandwich, homemade mashed potatoes or yummy smoothie? Try a hospital” Public Opinion, Part of the USA Today Network. July 25, 2018.

Craving a Fresh Sandwich, Homemade Mashed Potatoes, or Yummy Smoothie? Try a Hospital!

You can’t run out to get a bite to eat when you’ve been admitted to the hospital, and when you’re visiting you want to stay close.  Cura is proud to partner with Fulton County Medical Center where the Lunch Box Cafe made its debut!

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Senior Dining Ditches One-Size-Fits-All Meal Plan

Source: “Senior dining ditches one-size-fits-all meal plan” Food Management. June 11, 2018.

Senior dining ditches one-size-fits-all meal plan

Multiple dining plan options that include flexibility and partnering with local restaurants have actually lead to increased revenue at Peter Becker Community in Harleysville, PA.

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Taste and Travel series takes seniors on a virtual road trip

Source: “Taste and Travel series takes seniors on a virtual road trip” Food Management. June 5, 2018.

Taste and Travel series takes seniors on a virtual road trip

Taste and Travel America, a new monthly dining series at Phoebe Berks senior living community in Reading, Pa., offers seniors a ticket for a virtual summer road trip all over the USA. Each month, Cura Hospitality chefs and cooks recreate the culinary traditions and trends of a different American city.

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Meal Plan Makeover

Source: “Meal Plan Makeover” Senior Living News. May 22,  2018.

Lobster Taco

Cura creates a meal plan makeover at Peter Becker Community in Harleysville, PA.  The new meal packages align with today’s resident lifestyles.

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Three Modern Takes on Breakfast

Source: “3 modern takes on breakfast” FoodService Director. April 4,  2018.

Poached Organic Egg

Cura prepares healthier, seasonal dishes at two restaurant-style cafes that offer breakfast on the campus of Messiah Lifeways at Messiah Village in Mechanicsburg, Pa.

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SpiriTrust Lutheran Partners with Cura

Source: “SpiriTrust Lutheran® partners with Cura Hospitality to provide dining services” The SpiriTrust Connection Magazine.

Wayne and Maureen Beck, residents at The Village at Sprenkle Drive, enjoy a fresh, made-from-scratch lunch prepared by new Cura Hospitality chef Carey Wells.

Cura focuses on creating exceptional resident-centered dining options beyond “three great meals per day” for the more than 1,300 residents who call SpiriTrust Lutheran home. In addition, Cura provides lunch five days a week to approximately 40 SpiriTrust Lutheran® LIFE program participants. Plus, team members often enjoy meals and snacks at the various cafés and bistros located throughout its senior living communities.

“Cura’s contributions to therapeutic innovations and outstanding outcomes through Handcrafted Delights, as well as Whole Body MenusPuree Creations℠Enriched Foods and Connections Memory Care Dining, appeal to families researching optimal dining care,” said Angela Dohrman, senior vice president and COO – SpiriTrust Lutheran. “These were key factors in the selection of our new dining services partner.”

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A game-day meal plan

Source: “A game-day meal plan.” FoodService Director. February 9, 2018.

The Lutheran Community at Telford

Many independent living residents at Cura Hospitality’s managed communities tend to substitute snacks for meals—especially when there’s a themed event taking place! The Lutheran Community at Telford is no exception when residents celebrated the SuperBowl in the new Founder’s Day cafe!

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SpiriTrust Lutheran Business Briefs

Source: “Business briefs for Sunday, Jan. 28” Herald Mail Media. January 28, 2018.

SpiriTrust Lutheran

SpiriTrust Lutheran announced that it has partnered with Cura Hospitality, a specialist in senior living dining, to provide dining services to residents at its six senior living communities and LIFE Center in Chambersburg, effective Dec. 1, 2017.

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Poletti Promoted to Vice President of Operations at Cura

Source: “People in the news, Jan. 2” McKnight’s Senior Living. January 2, 2018.

Greg Poletti

Cura Hospitality, a member of the Elior North America family of companies, is proud to announce the promotion of Greg Poletti to vice president of operations, senior living services. Greg will succeed Anita Dwyer who announced her retirement from vice president, and will transition into a part-time role to support our operations management teams.

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