SCENTING FOR HEALTHCARE
The use of scent in the healthcare industry has been widely recognized for its ability to improve how patients and visitors feel. To create a more relaxing environment for patients and staff, Healthcare facilities turn to the most powerful of all human senses - smell.
Research has shown that the way a space smells has a strong effect on the way people perceive it. Scent has a positive effect on patient perceptions of service quality, cleanliness, and personal wellness. A scented environment can help patients feel happy and relaxed.
Benefits of scenting Healthcare facilities include:
- Scent affects emotions and is able to induce feelings of calm reducing tension and anxiety.
- Improves perceptions of service quality and cleanliness.
- Creates positive experience for patient / residents of care facilities.
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Vanilla has been used in MRI facilities to decrease claustrophobia and tension. A Florida facility saw a significant decrease in the number of people who needed sedation, and had a 50% decrease in cancellations.
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