Article | January 25, 2016 | Advanced ICU Care Study shows resounding nursing support for tele-ICU As reported in the American Journal of Critical Care, over 75% of the 1,213 surveyed nurses reported that tele-ICU enables them to improve patient care and contributes to their ability to accomplish their critical clinical work. Approximately 2/3 of respondents agreed that using tele-ICU: Improves clinical collaboration Makes it easier to do their job Improves job performance Enables them to work more quickly Improves communication. Click here to read the full report. These AACN findings track with the internal findings of Advanced ICU Care, drawn from its work with over 60 hospitals and hospital systems nationally. Nurses find the readily-available 24/7/365 expertise of an intensivist-led care team provides them the ability to improve care for critically ill patients around the clock and better address the range of clinical challenges that might arise.