Posts Tagged ‘hospital noise’

Is Hospital Noise Causing Patient Deaths?

Monday, May 6th, 2013

The question seems contradictory, but it’s a valid concern. A recent article in The Huffington Post explored the possibility that noise in hospitals was contributing to patient stress levels – and death counts.

It’s not what you think. The noise it self isn’t causing patient deaths. Can you imagine slowly going crazy from the stress of hearing hospital machines beep hour after hour? (more…)