Working in an eICU unit: life in the box.

  title={Working in an eICU unit: life in the box.},
  author={Trudi B Stafford and Mary Anne Myers and Anne R Young and Janet G W Foster and Jeffrey T. Huber},
  journal={Critical care nursing clinics of North America},
  volume={20 4},
This ethnographic study of the VISICU eICU (VSISCU, Inc., Baltimore, MD) work environment in a large midwestern health care system describes everyday life working in a telemedicine intensive care. Data were gathered through 60 hours of observation and formal interviews of eICU clinician team members. Working in the remote telemedicine center, often referred… CONTINUE READING