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AHF Releases 2023 State of the Industry Report: A Comprehensive Look into Healthcare and Senior Dining Foodservice & Hospitality over the Last Year

  • February 29 2024
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AHF is thrilled to announce the release of the 2023 State of the Industry Report (STIR). STIR offers a comprehensive analysis of the ever-evolving landscape…

Charting the Course for the Future: Your 2024 AHF Board of Directors and Industry Advisory Board Meet in Dallas

  • February 28 2024
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Your 2024 AHF Board of Directors (BOD) and Industry Advisory Board (IAB) recently gathered in Dallas for our annual in-person meeting. Over two days, under…

Celebrating Diversity in Healthcare Foodservice: Black History Month 2024

  • February 28 2024
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As we wrap up Black History Month, let us continue to reflect on the profound impact of Black Americans throughout history. February has been a…

Events

Philadelphia/South Jersey Chapter Symposium

  • Thursday, March 7, 2024, 09:00 - 17:00 ET

Schedule of Events Online Registration Registration Form

AHF Midwest Meeting

  • Wednesday, May 1, 2024, 08:00 - 15:00 CT

For more information and to register, click here. 

AHF 2024 Annual Conference

  • Friday, August 23 - Sunday, August 25, 2024

Discussions

RE: Hand Hygiene

  • March 01 2024
  • Rachid Banamar

Hand hygiene, proper handwashing and proper PPE are part of our QAPI infection control that we monitor monthly. Q : If you track, how do…

RE: Hand Hygiene

  • March 01 2024
  • Angela O'Neill

Our organization uses a software called Swipe Sense that is connected to our foam sanitizers outside all patient rooms. We have yearly organizational goals and…

RE: Call Center options - Room service

  • March 01 2024
  • Lisa Schroeder

Hi, Angela. We use Computrition Hospitality Suite. At this time, most patients phone their orders to our call center. At one small location, patients can…

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. 

AHF’s Diamond Sponsors

Welcome to AHF

Building on a history of advocacy for self-operators, AHF has become the authoritative voice of the self-operated healthcare and senior dining foodservice industry, empowering self-operators to achieve success in caring for their patients, residents, and colleagues.

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Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

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.