Search

Dining out at a 5* restaurant? Try the wards at the Royal London Hospital

PUBLISHED: 12:56 16 May 2018 | UPDATED: 15:27 16 May 2018

Can I take your order now, sir? A study of top restaurants aims to imrprove life on the wards at the Royal London. Picture source: Barts NHS

Can I take your order now, sir? A study of top restaurants aims to imrprove life on the wards at the Royal London. Picture source: Barts NHS

Barts Trust

Hospital chiefs are turning to Michelin ‘star’ restaurants to help serve up new ideas to improve life for patients on the wards at the Royal London.

Barts Health NHS Trust which runs the hodspital in “Whitechapel and the Milk End, Newham General and St Bartholemew’s, is joining a national study to find out how posh restaurants give diners the five-star treatment.

“We’re looking for ways to improve patients’ experience,” Barts Health Trust’s Dr Sharon Weldon said. “We think there are lots we can learn from Michelin star restaurants.”

What they learn is to be recommended to improve NHS services, adapted for patients.

Researchers are spending time in top restaurants to find out—it’s a tough call, but someone’s got to do it.

++

Public events being held next month to try first-hand the techniques observed include June 4 at Westminster Kingsway College (5-8pm), June 18 at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital (6.30-8.30pm) and June 25 at the Royal College of Nursing in Cavendish Square (2-7pm).

Latest East London News Stories

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

Yesterday, 16:44

Two suspected phone snatchers have been arrested following a police chase through east and south London which ended when their moped crashed with a van.

Yesterday, 12:00

A large drug dealing gang who peddled their wares on the streets of Tower Hamlets are due to be sentenced today.

Yesterday, 09:15

A drug-smuggling gun runner who stored cannabis and equipment used to prep cocaine in a house in Poplar has been jailed for 17-and-a-half years.

Thu, 18:24

All the students taking A-levels at Whitechapel’s Swanlea Secondary have passed.

Thu, 16:00

Two directors of a convenience store in Bethnal Green where one of the largest haul of illegal alcohol was seized in the borough have been banned from running their own companies.

Thu, 14:25

A man has been rushed to hospital after he was hit by a car in Mile End today.

Thu, 14:19

A student from Canary Wharf has secured a place at university for September - accompanied by her guide dog.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Are you a landlord looking for a fixed rental income, paid whether the property is empty or not? Steve Westley, general manager at estate agents Elliot Leigh, explains their Guaranteed Rent Scheme and how it takes the stress out of letting your property.

Newsletter Sign Up

East London Advertiser twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Docklands and East London Advertiser
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now