How can you have a home experience when lying in the hospital?
[icon name=”fa-eye” class=”fa-2x pull-left”] VisitU was one of the projects of the REshapeU startup track 2014-2015 for students. The REshape Startup Track is a 6-month accelerator program supported by Radboudumc and SPIG which is set up for students with an entrepreneurial mindset and innovative ideas which can have a significant impact on healthcare.
[icon name=”fa-question” class=”fa-2x pull-left”]Patients indicated that they wanted to have more contact with loved ones, family and friends, when they are sick and lying in a cold hospital environment.
VisitU allows patients to get in contact with their loved ones whenever en wherever they want. Using the newest technology, VisitU provides patients in the participating hospitals with virtual glasses. A VisitU app can be downloaded on a smart phone and inserted in the virtual glasses. Check out the video below.
What did we do?
The REshape Startup Track is a 6-month accelerator program supported by REshape which is set up for student with an entrepreneurial mindset and innovative ideas which can have a significant impact on healthcare.
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Stefan van RooijenCEO VisitU / MD PhD department of surgery
“Hospital visits are very stressful, especially for children.
Positive influences like VisitU are important and improve patients’ recovery”