Like any high-stress team environment, surgical teams are affected by energy levels. Just like in the surgical theater, in jazz music the “energy” of a song or score influences outcomes, focus, and connection.
Ethos is Greek for “character”. Extraordinary cultures in sport, the military, and the performing arts are rooted in a clear Ethos that reminds team members of the sacred nature of their work. Despite the rare mission of modern health care, the tempo of medical operations often makes it easy to overlook the sacred nature of this work.
Arena Tech looks beyond the novelty of emerging technology and instead, seeks to understand how these advancements might allow surgical teams to train for stress and performance in new ways. This video demonstration took place at the Cleveland Clinic Innovations Summit to highlight how 360 degree video can be a valuable tool for training awareness in the operating room and decision-making under pressure in cardiac surgery.