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A Bistro in Fresh River: Food Service, Quality and Experience a Highlight

October 3, 2017

The following article appeared in the September 22, 2017 issue of the Windsor Locks Journal.

EAST WINDSOR – Fresh River has found a talented Food Service Director in Janine Lancaster who is committed to bringing distinctive, enjoyable and high quality food to all of Fresh River’s residents. Recently, the facility has started offering residents a different way to enjoy their meals.

Typically the center offers dining room service and a ‘point of service’ option, where a movable steam tray and service system brings hot, fresh food to the resident’s room. However, Fresh River has now added a bistro format once a week. Residents can order off a menu and have unique and gourmet-style food made to order. “High quality food contributes significantly to a sense of comfort and home, a dedication to rehabilitation and an ability to enjoy day to day life while in skilled nursing care…Read the rest of the Windsor Locks Journal article here…

Fresh River Healthcare received recognition from Pinnacle Quality Insights with a 2017 Pinnacle Customer Experience Award. Food Service Director Janine Lancaster ensures residents are served high quality, delicious food that fits with their care plan and diagnoses and provides interest and enjoyment during their stay.