The fixed installation AudioCura LS8 is especially designed to be recessed into the ceiling to avoid patient availability where safety requires it. The AudioCura M2 is ideal when the patients is in no danger to themselves or their surroundings, for example in treatment of sleeping disorders and insomnia.
Music intervention is used as part of treatment to reduce coercion during hospitalization.
A crucial factor for patient comfort in a psychiatric ward is good physical environment, including sound environment.
In a psychiatric hospital environment, many disruptive sounds is present, including shouts and screams of agitated patients and alarms, as well as sound from voices and people who walk or run in the corridors. These factors affect the patient, increases insecurity and anxiety and aggravates a rutted situation.
The patient’s critical situation, for safety reasons require the use of coercion and to reduce incidents music interventions is used as positive diversion in the form of soothing or stimulating sounds and music.