Virtual reality therapy is helping younger patients deal with pain management. It's new technology within Virtua's Center for Innovation which supports the development of advances in medicine.
Virtua babies born in February receive a red hat as part of Little Hats, Big Hearts, an initiative to raise awareness about heart disease.
Virtua nurses gather to celebrate each other and the great work they do. Nurses Day is an annual event which occurs on the fourth Thursday of September as designated by the New Jersey state legislature in 2016.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center honors Virtua nurses for their dedication, compassionate care and quality outcomes by awarding them Magnet status, the highest honor in nursing excellence.
Virtua hosts a reunion for the families whose infants spent time in the NICU. It's a chance for the families to reunite with the nurses who cared for the babies. The day includes entertainment, games, rides and lots of hugs.