Food For Health
Food and Nutrition in Healthcare
Food For Health Provides Nutrition As Intervention
Research demonstrates the impact that access to and education about optimal foods and balanced nutrition has on development, health, and future outcomes. At Umoja, our Food For Health medically-tailored grocery delivery programs are designed for at-home delivery of nutritions, tailored foods, that are carefully crafted to meet the needs of specific populations, ensuring guided access to a wholesome variety of foods.
Developed by registered dietitians, each menu is designed to meet specific dietary standards for whole health. Our client-customized nutrition programs support the prevention and management of chronic conditions, to reduce readmissions and emergency visits, lower healthcare costs, and to fight food insecurity and access barriers. Introduce one of our on-hand programs or work with our team to develop custom options to meet the needs of your community.
Benefits of Medically-Tailored Grocery Programs
Research demonstrates the impact that access to and education about optimal foods and balanced nutrition has on development, health, and future outcomes. At Umoja, our Food For Health medically-tailored grocery delivery programs are carefully crafted to meet the nutritional needs of specific populations, ensuring guided access to a wholesome variety of foods.
Food For Health Partners
Umoja Food For Health medically-tailored grocery programs are fully customizable and designed to meet specific dietary needs, spend and cadence to achieve positive outcomes for a wide range of partners:
- Public insurers: Medicaid programs, Medicare and Medicare Advantage Plans
- Private Insurance Providers
- Providers and Hospital
- Life Sciences: Biopharmaceutical, Medtech, Clinic Research Organizations
- Government Agencies
- Community Organizations
- Food Banks and Hunger Relief Organizations working with FAM / SDOH initiatives
How it works
At Umoja, we handle everything for your custom meal kit program from start to finish. Our process makes it easy for your organization to design programs that meet the wide variety of needs in your community and ensure delivery of tailored nutrition on time, every time.
- Needs Assessment
- Menu Selection
- Schedule and frequency
- Sourcing of components
- Procurement of materials
- Submit recipient data
- Encrypted, secure storage
4. Box Building
- Custom meal kit building
- Ship meal kits through network of logistics partners
- On-time, at-home delivery