Association for Healthcare Foodservice (AHF)
Advancing self-operated foodservice in healthcare, senior dining, and related industries.
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Job Circular 2020

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Share Your Experience, Share Your Expertise

  • November 16 2022
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Share Your Experience, Share Your Expertise: 2023 AHF Call for Speakers Open Through Dec 9thThe Association for Healthcare Foodservice (AHF) is seeking industry leaders to…

RATIONAL USA Sponsors October Webinar on Intelligent Cooking

  • November 07 2022
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AHF’s most recent webinar, exclusively sponsored by RATIONAL USA, focused on intelligent cooking and how it can be used in healthcare kitchens. As we are…

September Webinar Provides Close Look at One Member’s Recent Hospital Construction

  • October 03 2022
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There was a mix of attendees participating in AHF’s most recent webinar, but whether they were planning a construction project in the next year, or…

Discussions

Waste management program

  • November 21 2022
  • Nicole Leuzzi

Does anyone have a waste management program recommendation for a hospital setting that they really think makes an impact? Nicole Leuzzi | Manager, Food &…

RE: Trays passed per meal by tray passers

  • November 20 2022
  • Terri Archibeque

Hi Bonnie, Long time! Hope you are doing well. Did you ever hear anything on this? Love to know what the benchmark is now ------------------------------…

What is your favorite winter recipe?

  • November 17 2022
  • Christin Swingle

Somewhere in January or February, things start to feel a little monotonous. No matter the region or climate you call home, there is just something…

Upcoming Events

October Festival 2020 By AHF

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Events for New Year 2020

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Operator Resources & Tools

AHF provides a wealth of documents, publications and resources designed to help operator members effectively run their facilities and resident communities. Join as a member to gain access to our expansive library of resources:

  • Resources for facilities under threat from a contractor, transitioning to self-op status, or needing to prove value
  • Resources for operators looking for financial best practice and presentation/tracking templates
  • AHF’s Regulatory Resource Center
  • Resources for operators looking to improve operational efficiency (includes reporting templates)

AHF Benchmarking Express

AHF’s Benchmarking Express™ is a robust online program offering streamlined reporting, performance indicators, reports, statistics, and trend graphs that drive success. The program is free to AHF’s self-operated acute care and senior dining members. It is a sophisticated system where members can enter monthly data points and analyze their operation across 30+ Key Performance Indicators (KPI). It goes beyond a simple annual dashboard of industry metrics, giving your operation data a home while providing real-time benchmarking functionalities.

Directories, Discussions, Recipes & More

Tap into the power of hundreds of operators from across the country through AHF’s programs, resources, documents, tools, and more. 

  • Business Partner Directory Find products, services, and supplier contact details without endless google searches!
  • Document Library – Our expansive library of resources, AHF publications, tools, and more. Right at your fingertips. 
  • Recipe Index – Searchable, fresh, recipes to utilize in your facility or resident community. 
  • Online Discussion Community – Hundreds of operators ready to answer questions and share insights. 

AHF Job Board

AHF’s Career Center is curated for the self-operated foodservice industry. It includes postings from across the acute care and senior living industry.  Its free for all AHF members to post, and a minimal fee for non-members. 

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AHF Mission

AHF was formed in 2009 to provide the professional network, resources, and tools to promote self-operated foodservice and hospitality in healthcare, senior dining, and related industries.

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Joining AHF as a sponsor is a great way to gain exposure to the self-operated foodservice community. Our members are decision-makers making every conversation a meaningful one.