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An example of a "Recharge Room," designed by NYC-based Studio Elsewhere. Recharge Rooms are multi-sensory and immersive rooms for respite placed in existing healthcare settings; they are made for healthcare workers and other frontliners to decompress during their brief breaks on the job.
Photo Credit: Axelrod, M/ Studio Elsewhere (2021). [Inside a recharge tent, faux nature works to ease stress from treating patients with COVID-19]. [Photograph]. Popular Science.