Keep them entertained, reduce stress & calm anxieties.
Some procedures, such as dialysis, can be long and stressful for patients. Entertainment options such as TV, movies and games can provide a distraction from discomfort, stress or anxiety associated with a hospital stay. Along with a more pleasant stay overall, studies have shown that entertainment options can lead to positive health benefits as a result of a reduction in stress which can impact blood pressure etc.
Nationwide makes it easy for hospitals to offer a variety of entertainment options to help address the emotional needs of your patients during their hospital stay. Whether we’re outfitting common areas, waiting rooms or patient rooms, we’ll have you select and implement the right entertainment options for your patients and their families.