reveal the physical environment where one receives treatment impacts a person's
With that in mind, the University of Cincinnati's Cancer Institute introduced
their new positive healing space for chemotherapy patients on Monday.
UC teamed up with Rooms that Rock 4 Chemo (RTR4C), a
national nonprofit organization
that works to create a positive healing space for patients. When complete, this
project will benefit more than 10,000
cancer patients per year.
The new space
in the UC Health Barrett Cancer Center is the organization's first project in Cincinnati to
transform the chemotherapy infusion areas and radiation oncology lobby in the
project relied on the generosity of the community. Construction to remodel the
space took place over the weekend with approximately 100 volunteers working
around the clock to complete prior to the unveiling ceremony on Monday.
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