2/28/2012

Tele-ICU center intensive care specialist Dr. Matthew Goede of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Minneapolis uses multiple computer monitors to watch patients at six VA hospitals but says he "still [thinks] of these patients as my patients." Tele-ICUs are showing results for hospitals such as Bellin Memorial in Green Bay, Wis., which saw a 34% drop in ICU mortality and a 29% decline in patient days.

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