Hospital Amenities

Dining Facilities

Dining Services

We offer several choices in dining for your convenience as well as various beverage and food stations throughout our campus.

Jazzman's Café & Bakery

Located in the North Pavilion, Jazzman's Café & Bakery is within easy access to the Busse Center for Specialty Medicine or the Hospital's North Pavilion entrance. The friendly staff serves breakfast and lunch in a relaxing comfortable environment. Jazz up your day and visit the café: Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Menu Includes:
  • Jazzman's Fair Trade Coffee and Espresso Drinks
  • Fruit Smoothies and Shakes
  • Two soups daily
  • Fresh made Salads, Sandwiches, and Breakfast Items
  • Delicious Paninis and Hot Sandwiches
  • Macaroni & Cheese and Chicken Pot Pies
  • Fresh baked pastries, muffins and bagels

See the Jazzman's Café full menu.

The Oasis Food Court

Centrally located on the first floor of the hospital, the Oasis Food Court is a full-service facility that offers hot and cold meals to satisfy almost any appetite. Separate stations offer unique fare from soups and salads to made-to-order deli style sandwiches, pizza, burgers, hot entrees and more. Separate stations offer unique fare from soups and salads, made-to-order deli style sandwiches, pizza, burgers, hot entrees and more.  We’re open daily, M-F from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and weekends and holidays from 7:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m. For a listing of our Daily Specials, dial 6368 from any hospital phone.

See the Oasis Food Court full menu.

At Your Request Patient Dining

The Northwest Community Hospital At Your Request dining program allows you to order a freshly prepared meal whenever you are ready to eat. Place a meal order anytime between 6:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., seven days a week. Breakfast service ends at 10 a.m., with lunch and dinner available throughout the rest of the day. Please use the following suggested meal times as a guide:

Breakfast: 6:30-10 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30-6:30 p.m.

How to Place an Order

The ordering process is very simple! All you need to do is dial extension 3663 (FOOD) from your bedside phone. Our staff will take your order and prepare your meal to your specifications. Please allow 45 minutes for delivery to your room by a Room Service Assistant.

Family members may also call on your behalf, or you can ask the Room Service Assistants for help. Please feel free to request help setting up your bedside table or opening the meal containers or packaging when the Room Service Assistant arrives with your tray.

Special Orders

Some foods may need to be modified or restricted, if your physician has prescribed a special diet, or if you are undergoing certain tests.

  • Please have your food selections ready when calling extension 3663 to place your order.
  • Please order only the foods you plan to eat, so accurate calorie counts can be monitored.
  • For family members looking for a healthy meal, the Oasis Food Court is open Monday - Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and on weekends and holidays from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

At Your Request Menu

Please note the number of carb servings is listed after each food item. One carb serving equals 15 grams of carbohydrate. For our patients with diabetes, please notify the nursing staff after ordering each meal, so we can best help you manage your diabetes. As you know, timing of blood sugar checks and medication is critical in keeping your blood sugar under good control.

NCH Beginnings Breakfast

Scrambled Eggs
Heart Healthy Scrambled Eggs
Cheese Omelet
Buttermilk Pancakes (2)
2 pancakes served with margarine and syrup
Breakfast Sandwich (2)
English muffin topped with eggs, ham and American cheese

Breakfast Sides
Bacon  Sausage Links
Canadian Bacon Breakfast Potatoes (1 1/2)

All cold cereals come with your choice of whole, skim or 2% milk. Brown sugar is available for your hot cereal.

Cheerios® (1) Rice Krispies® (1)
Raisin Bran® (2) Oatmeal (1)
Special K® (1) Cream of Wheat® (1)
Frosted Mini Wheats (1 1/2)

Fruit and Yogurt

Yoplait® Thick & Creamy Yogurt (2) – Vanilla or Strawberry

Breakfast Breads

Condiments include butter, margarine, regular or sugar free jelly, peanut butter, regular or lite cream cheese.<

White Toast (1) Blueberry Muffin (3)
Wheat Toast (1) Toasted Bagel (3)


Vegetarian Vegetable Soup (1/2)
Chicken Noodle Soup (1)
Cream Soup of the Day (carb servings vary)
Tossed Green Salad
Choice of Dressings
Ranch*, Italian*, 1000 Island, Balsamic Vinegar and Oil, Honey Mustard
*Available in light versions (carb servings vary)

Main Attractions

Farmer's Meatloaf
Roasted Turkey Breast with Gravy
Grilled Marinated Chicken Breast
Homemade Meatloaf (1) with Brown Gravy
Baked Tilapia
Vegetable, Chicken, or Beef Tacos
Fajitas (2) with your choice of Chicken or Vegetable
Vegetable, Chicken, or Beef Stir Fry
Chicken Marsala (1/2)
Mixed Green Salad with Grilled Chicken Breast (served with your choice of dressing)
Fruit & Cottage Cheese Platter (4)
Fresh and canned fruits accompanied by low fat cottage cheese

Deli Corner

Lettuce, tomato, pickle, mustard, mayonnaise are available upon request.
Roast Turkey, Tuna Salad, Egg Salad, Deli Ham
Bread (1) – Country White, Wheat, Marble Rye
Cheese – Swiss, Cheddar, Mozzarella, American

On the Side
Mashed Potatoes (1) Carrots
Oven Roasted Red Skin Potatoes (1) Whole Green Beans
Macaroni & Cheese (1) Sautéed Vegetable Medley
Confetti Rice Pilaf (1½) Dinner Roll (1)
Steamed White Rice (1) Baked Potato Chips (1 1/2)
Potato Chips (1) French Fries (2)
Baked Sweet Potato (2) Broccoli Florets

From the Grill

Lettuce, tomato, pickle, ketchup, mustard, relish, mayonnaise, onions and wheat bun/bread are available upon request.
Hamburger (2)
Cheeseburger (2) – Choice of American, Cheddar, Mozzarella, Swiss
Grilled Cheese Sandwich (2)
Garden Burger (2½)
Hot Dog (2)
Grilled Chicken Breast
All items can be served with French fries, regular or baked potato chips. (1½)
Personal Pizza
Cheese Pizza (3)
Add toppings of your choice: Sausage, Peppers, Mushrooms

Sweet Treats

Decadent Chocolate Brownie (2)
Angel Food Cake (2)
Chocolate Chip Cookie (1 1/2)
Sugar Cookie (1 1/2)
Vanilla Ice Cream (1)
Light Vanilla Ice Cream (1)
Italian Ice – Cherry, Lemon, Orange (2)
Frozen Fruit Juice Cup (1)
Gelatin – Orange, Cherry, Lime (Regular (1) or Sugar Free)
Fresh Apple Slices (½)
Seasonal Fresh Fruit Cup (1)

Beverage condiments include sugar, non-dairy creamer, sugar substitute, honey, lemon wedge or lemon packet
Coffee – Regular, Decaf
Tea – Regular, Decaf, Herbal, Iced
Milk (1) – Skim, 2%, Whole, Chocolate
Soy Milk (1) – Chocolate, Vanilla
Low Sodium V-8®
Juice (1½) – Orange, Cranberry, Apple
Soda - Coke® (4), Sprite® (4), Diet Coke® (caffeine free), Diet Sprite®

Liquid Diets

Juices – Apple, Cranberry, Grape (1 1/2)
Gelatin – Orange, Cherry, Lime (Regular (1)or Sugar Free)
Ice – Cherry, Lemon, Orange (2)
Frozen Fruit Juice Cup (1)
Sprite® – Regular (4) or Diet
Tea – Regular, Decaf, Herbal, Iced
Broth – Beef, Chicken, Vegetable
HealthShake®– Chocolate, Vanilla, Strawberry (2 1/2)
Sherbet – Orange, Lime, Raspberry (1 1/2)
Vanilla Ice Cream (1)
Vanilla Pudding (2)
Cream Soup of the Day (carb servings vary)
Cream of Wheat® (1)

Effective Monday, February 15, the dining service schedule will end at 6:30 p.m.

This change will apply to patient meals, as well as those dining in the Oasis Food Court.