VR Helps Reduce Hospital Patients’ Anxiety & Stress

This video, created by NCTV17 news, displays applications of VR at Edward Hospital In Napier, Illinois. In both children and adults, VR has successfully lowered anxiety levels and created a more calm atmosphere for patients. Ms. Nina Sitler, Childlife Specialist, administers KindVR for pediatric patients. For adult patients, volunteer Ms. Barb Mcdonald provides technology made available by AppliedVR. Chris, a cancer patient, describes his experience with VR and how it positively impacted his treatment, allowing him to briefly escape reality and have a moment to relax.

Date: 29/08/2019
Running Time: 2’06”
Producer: Naperville Community TV (Tv Station)