An inspection of a private Harley Street hospital by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) has led to a two-star rating for the establishment, an analysis of FSA data has revealed. The private London hospital, which had poor standards of hospital food hygiene, was the only London hospital to receive such a low rating after its December inspection.
The rating means ‘improvement is necessary’ after the hospital food hygiene inspection at the UK’s largest independent hospital. This comes after the clinic received a five-star rating two years ago. After FSA inspections, almost 50 daycare centres and care homes in the capital were ordered to improve their food hygiene. A spokeswoman for the clinic said “We take food hygiene extremely seriously and strive to provide the best possible nutrition for our patients. Where the inspection did find opportunities for improvement was in structural issues, all of which have now already been addressed as part of our development works.”
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Source: Evening Standard
Date Published: May 11, 2015
Author: David Brown