19 Oct Enhancing the patient experience through an innovative TV portal application
The Health Europa special report is live. Read all about improved patient recovery times thanks to Otrum Mirage.
Boredom in any setting can be a catalyst to depression, but in a clinical setting, it can be even more detrimental, ultimately leading to increased recovery times and an overall poor patient experience. Rehabilitation and patient recovery significantly improve when a patient is mentally stimulated to reduce the onset of boredom during their recovery period.
When stimulated, any interaction with the patient can help to reinforce their feelings of competency and capacity, which in turn gives motivation for timely recovery and successful rehabilitation. Dedicating periods of time for nurse-patient interactions is an obvious solution; however, the time pressure on nursing staff does not always allow for frequent interactions of this type, and therefore other complementary solutions must be identified for use during the recovery process. [ … ]