Tennessee hospital rolls out ICU telemedicine services

Greenville (Tenn.) Community Hospital East announced Oct. 10 that it is partnering with Advanced ICU Care, an intensive care unit telemedicine provider.

As part of the collaboration, Advanced ICU Care will provide 24/7 monitoring of Greenville Community Hospital East's ICU. Advanced ICU Care intensivists, physicians and nurses will use telemedicine technology to help GCHE providers care for patients.

Advanced ICU Care currently serves more than 90 hospitals and health systems across the U.S.

GCHE is a 140-bed facility and is a member of Ballad Health System in Johnson City, Tenn. Ballad Health operates 21 hospitals in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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