Using VR and AI to Upskill Health Workers and Reduce Medical Error with Alex Young, CEO and founder of Virti
There’s Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Mixed Reality (MR). Now, there’s Extended Reality (XR). What is XR and how can it improve healthcare?
In this episode, we have the privilege of hosting the amazing Dr. Alex Young, CEO and founder of Virti, a training platform that leverages training, extended reality (XR) and artificial intelligence (AI) to help healthcare professionals prepare for high-stress situations.
Alex discusses the importance of data-driven training and how his company creates a scalable on-demand training scenarios while also reducing variability. He shares how Virti helped train NHS staff during the peak of the pandemic, increased knowledge retention, and helped workers feel less anxious because they were better prepared to put on protective equipment.
Virti has won a wealth of awards and grants, including being voted one of Time’s best innovations and inventions of 2020, so it’s a great opportunity to discuss with Alex and learn about the XR platform. Tune in for a wonderful interview with Dr. Alex Young!