Monthly Archives: August 2020

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Aug
2020

Comments off Justification for missing Meal Orders

News from Release 15.00 There can be various reasons why a Meal Order for a certain Patient is missing in the “Patient Meal Ordering” module. On the one hand, it is possible that the Food Service staff did not take Meal Orders on the Patient’s Station yet. On the other hand, it is possible that Meal Orders were taken already, but the individual Patient was not present because of medical treatment or other reasons. In any case, the Food Service staff needs to decide whether it makes sense to visit the Station again to take the Patient’s Meal Order or if it is better to place an automatic Meal Order for the Patient. In order to facilitate this decision, it is now possible to select a Reason Code which...
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Aug
2020

Comments off New Requirement Module

News from Release 15.00 In the most recent Version of Delegate Web Client, an entirely new Requirements module has been implemented. The old module in previous versions only included Requirements arising from Menu Planning. However, the necessity to procure goods externally (via Purchase Order) or internally (via Issue Request) can also arise from other processes like Sales or Production. Therefore, the new module now offers options to handle Requirements from these sources: - Menu Planning - Central Production / Production Planning - Issue Requests / Transfers - Sales Order Processing The new functionality enables you to sum up requirements from different sources and sort them by Delivery Date or Item, to...
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Aug
2020

Comments off Important changes in the management of the Delegate Group

Dear customers, Dear business partners, After twelve years of successful cooperation, the Delegate Group and Martin Knopp have decided to go their separate ways. As Managing Director and, since 2016, CEO of the Delegate Group, Martin Knopp has shaped the company in recent years and contributed significantly to its excellent development. It is planned that he will continue to be available as a consultant for a limited period of time in order to support a smooth handover and seamless continuation of the ongoing projects. The operational management as CEO of the Delegate Group will be assumed by Mr. Thomas Frank, who, as one of the founders of Delegate, has also been continuously active in the Board of Directors and...
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Aug
2020

Comments off Menu Plan Distribution at the Push of a Button

News from Release 15.00 How can you make sure that all Cost Centers will receive your elaborate, fine-tuned and updated Menu Plan? In previous versions it was only possible to copy this Menu Plan to different single Cost Centers individually. This kind of distribution was very time consuming given that sometimes a Menu Plan needed to be distributed to a large number of sites. With the new Menu Planning Distribution, the existing feature of Menu List Distribution was extended to Menu Plans. It is now possible to define various “Target Cost Centers” for Menu Plans in advance. Copying a “Source” Menu Plan to multiple assigned Cost Centers will be done with the already known function “Copy Plan” with just...
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Aug
2020

Comments off Additional Information on Base Diets of Patients

News from Release 15.00 In order to provide detailed information on Base Diets to the Users who are responsible for taking Meal Orders, it is now possible to add an additional information on each Base Diet which is then shown in a tooltip in the Meal Ordering modules. The information on Base Diet is available for Patient Meal Orders and Room Service Orders. The new text field can be found below the already existing external information text. This feature increases user-friendliness and provides an improved overview on Patient’sdiets in Meal...
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Aug
2020

Comments off Initiatives with great results

News from Australia Fiona Stanley Hospital (FSH) is a 783 bed public tertiary facility based in Perth, Delegate has proudly been associated with FSH since the brand new facility was first opened in 2014. The FSH Catering and Dietetics teams work collaboratively to achieve amazing outcomes that continuously enhance patient experience. More recently the team have introduced an a la carte style menu offering patients 12 different main course choices at lunch and dinner, and providing ample selection for their therapeutic diets. This project also involved the team mapping 153 allergens within Delegate Patients Service to ensure FSH patients receive safe meals based on their allergies. In a time where allergy related...