Extending Care: Developing an APP Hospitalist Program in The ICU With Telehealth

Rural healthcare systems are consistently challenged in many ways. These challenges include provider shortages through difficulty in recruitment & retention in rural areas. Additionally aging population is increasing and critical care experience in providers is waning. Leveraging APP’s allows expansion of critical care services in conjunction with Telehealth. In this session we’ll discuss logistics of utilizing APP’s in critical care setting to provide critical care coverage.