Archive for the 'Second Life' Category

27
Feb
08

Hospital of the Future in Second Life

How might virtual facilities change the way we teach?

From Looker Lumet’s blog comes information about the Virtual Palomar West Hospital in Second Life.

Virtual Palomar West in Second Life, an architectural and conceptual visualization of The Hospital of the Future opening in 2011. Powered by a Cisco Medical-Grade Network that converges information and communications technology along with clinical and building automation systems onto a single network, Palomar West will transform the future of healthcare as we know it. Palomar West is a showcase of architectural and medical technology innovations driven by flexibility for efficiency, environmental conservation, and patient and staff comfort. Experience The Hospital of the Future— today!”

Hmm, interesting!