The New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital has taken steps to help its young patients cope with the fear of hospitals. Since going to the hospital is an intimidating experience for kids and even adults, the children’s hospital decided to make the environment less stressful and more relaxing by using themes across the building that would keep children distracted from the fact that they were visiting a hospital.
The hospital replaced their current machine with one that gave smaller doses of radiation
The didn’t just stop there
The machine and the entire room was renovated to make it child friendly
With pirates that are more cute than adorable to allow the children to smile during the procedure
This room can even reduce the anxiety that adults experience when visiting the doctor