Virtual Reality at the US Department of Veterans Affairs : a guest contribution

As use-cases have expanded, so have VA patient areas where VR can be found: medical-surgical, intensive care, inpatient mental health, spinal cord injury, and residential treatment units, VA Community Living Centers (short and long-term care and hospice), various outpatient clinics, operating rooms, and even in Veterans’ homes. 

New: The VRforHealth Directory. Read the Testimonials!

VRforHealth Directory Testimonials

VRforHealth is delighted to announce that, in pursuit of our mission to facilitate professional and patient knowledge of and access to quality Virtual Reality wellness and therapeutic solutions, the introduction of the new VRforHealth Directory

Joint press release: 18Loop and VRforHealth Announce Partnership to Drive Mission Awareness

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18Loop and VRforHealth Announce Partnership to Drive Mission Awareness 18Loop and VRforHealth are pleased to announce their new relationship as institutional partners. This collaboration will improve 18Loop’s ability to fundraise and execute on research and VR distribution initiatives for kids with cancer and support VRforHealth’s goals to improve access by patients to VR solutions. PRESS RELEASE  April 5, 2022 09:00 EDT … Read More

Join VRforHealth at Virtual Medicine Conference 2022 March 24-25th. It’s virtual!

VRforHealth is very happy to support the Virtual Medicine Conference, organized by Dr Brennan Spiegel, and thanks to which our co-founders Denise Silber and Beth Savoldelli met for the very first time and went on to imagine, a single resource for information about and access to the wellness and therapeutic uses of Virtual Reality. Here is the founding story. … Read More

Applied VR in Healthcare, a VRforHealth recommended book, was edited by Dr Walter Greenleaf, LaVonne Roberts, Robert Fine

The latest “real book” review by Denise Silber for VRforHealth in our series of reading on VR and healthcare. The title is: Applied Virtual Reality in Healthcare: Case Studies and Perspectives. “Reading Applied Virtual Reality in Healthcare is like attending a several-day, virtual reality healthcare conference on demand and at your own speed. It’s a practical book written in a … Read More

Launch of VrforHealth Live: VR & Pain – the Patient Experience

  VRforHealth LiveVR & Pain – the Patient Experience   Wednesday, March 31, at 1 PM EDT / 7 PM CET  VRforHealth is proud to launch VRforHealth Live, our webinar series with personalities from the world of Therapeutic Virtual Reality. And how else to begin, than with the first hand experience of patient, Tom Norris? The session will focus on the use … Read More