Cheryl Hiddleson MSN, RN, CENP, CCRN-E
Director Emory eICU Center
Emory Healthcare Inc
Cheryl is the Director of the Emory eICU Center. She has been a registered nurse in Georgia for 34 years. She practiced at the bedside for 20 years with a primary focus on critical care. She also has a background in patient logistics and flow management. She is a member of The Society of Critical Care Medicine (and is an active member of their Tele ICU committee), The American Association of Critical Care Nurses, American Telemedicine Association, and the American Organization of Nurse Executives.
Cheryl was directly responsible for the development of the Emory eICU Center and continues to have clinical and operational oversight of the program. Over the last 5 years she has also become involved in research and development of various remote monitoring and predictive analytic applications focused on reducing serious complications for critical care patients.
Cheryl led the development and implementation of an international program involving intercontinental delivery of tele critical care services for Emory eICU patients. She is committed to advancing innovative care delivery methods related to tele-ICU and telehealth nationally and internationally, to promote quality care for all patients regardless of location or local resources.