Big Telemedicine Experiences – in Tapas-Sized Presentations

Presented by members of the ATA TeleICU/Acute Care SIG, this session features tasty, tapas-sized presentations of 5-8 minutes that highlight key insights, learnings, and impacts of acute care telemedicine.

Tapas presentations include:

  • What is TeleEmergency Medicine
  • Getting Staff Back on Shift with Virtual Nurses
  • Utilizing Technology to Decompress Bedside Nursing Tasks & Patient Transfers
  • AACN Tele-Critical Care Nursing Consensus Statement 2022 Update


  • Jonathan Berkowitz, MD, Medical Director, Northwell Center for Emergency Medical Services & Medical Director, Northwell Centralized Transfer Center
  • Sarah Healey Herod, Assistant Vice President, Operations, Emergency Medicine Service Line, Northwell Centralized Transfer Center
  • Laura Meacham, Market Director Clinical Operations Center, Virginia Mason Franciscan Health
  • Amy Elligsen, RN, Franciscan Health System
  • Kimberley Ott, RN, Clinical Virtual Health Coordinator, Wellstar Health System
  • Sally Eckford, AVP Virtual, Health Wellstar Health System
  • Lisa-Mae Williams, PhD, RN, CCRN-K, Operations Director, Telehealth Center, Telecritical Care & Virtual Sepsis Unit, Baptist Health South Florida
  • Julie Miller, BSN, RN, CCRN-K, Clinical Practice Specialist-Practice Excellence, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • Tom Bobich, VP Marketing, Hicuity Health; Chair, ATA Tele-ICU and Acute Care SIG (moderator)

This session is hosted by the ATA TeleICU and Acute Care Special Interest Group. Originally aired on September 21, 2022 at 1-2pm ET.