Technological advancements and innovation have led to many new ways of going about things, especially virtual reality in healthcare industry. One of these innovations and recent fad is Virtual Reality (VR). Virtual reality is defined as an artificial environment which is experienced through sensory stimuli (such as signs and sounds) provided by a computer in which one’s actions partially determine what happens in the environment.
Hospitals are designed to bring comfortability to every patient. Hospitals can implement healing spaces to help patients get out of their rooms, relax, and recover.
In 2017, more than 119,000 people contracted Staph bloodstream infection and nearly 20,000 died from this infection in the United States alone. These are the prevention methods and technology on the market that can help and possibly prevent the spread of hospital acquired infections from patients to patients.
After a number of healthcare conferences, it shows the future that healthcare is turning to. How is digital health transforming the landscape in healthcare?
A new approach to helping patients heal is at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center in our city.
Well, right now is supposedly springtime in the United States. With the weather beginning to transition, the plants will start blooming soon, giving patients the ability to get outside and enjoy the sunny weather. This is where outdoor healing spaces factor into healthcare facilities.
Have you ever been in a hospital that seems to function terribly for everyone? The nurses are struggling to find items, the rooms do not work for anyone, the lights are sole draining, and more. Sure, we all have been there. This is why Evidence Based Designs are so important in the healthcare architecture field and the architecture field as a whole.
While no one wants to end up there, but many of us have taken a trip to the hospital at one point or another. These are some trends currently being used in designing a pediatric healthcare facility!