When considering the importance of the NICU there are a number of things that may come to mind, but unless you are a lighting professional, lighting is not likely your number one thought.
On October 2nd, 2017, the Nobel Prize in Phsyiology or Medicine was jointly awarded to Dr. Jeffrey C. Hall, Dr. Michael Rosbash and Dr. Michael W. Young for their research and discoveries on the molecular mechanisms that control our circadian rhythms.
Visa Lighting and a few other manufacturers partnered with the Institute for Patient Centered Design to create the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Simulation Lab.
When exploring how light impacts health, the best place to start is the human eye.
How outdoor spaces and catenary pendants can benefit healthcare professionals
How proper lighting design and circadian rhythm support can improve the lives of glaucoma patients.
Visa Lighting designed behavioral health lighting for one of the nation's top children's hospitals, meeting high standards for both aesthetics and function, with luminaires built for safe installation in patient rooms.