How Virtual Reality Can Improve Patient Experience in Healthcare (Video)

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“In the past year, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center launched a pilot study with devices from Samsung that aimed at easing the stress of patients staying in the hospital.

The purpose of this pilot was to test virtual reality scenarios with Cedars-Sinai patients to determine if they enjoyed VR experiences while waiting for procedures or even throughout their hospital stay as an alternative for pain relief.

Researchers were interested in learning whether these experiences would reduce patients’ pain and anxiety or improve overall satisfaction with care.”

Post on Hitconsultant.net sponsored by Samsung.

Read more: http://hitconsultant.net/2016/06/30/virtual-reality-patient-experience/