Frank D. Sites, MHA, BSN, RN is the Director of Telehealth & JeffConnect at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia. In this role, Mr. Sites is responsible for leading all internal and external growth initiatives including all clinical, technical, support, and regulatory activities impacting the enterprise-wide telehealth program. Previously, Frank has served as the Operations Director a tele-ICU in a large academic health system that provided tele-critical care services to several hospitals. Frank has served in a variety of nursing leadership roles including Chief Nurse Executive of Good Shepherd Penn Partners and served as a Clinical Director of Emergency Nursing and Patient Progression at Pennsylvania Hospital, and as the Division Director of Critical Care at Reading Health System.
Frank graduated from Holy Family University with a Bachelor’s of Science in nursing and earned his master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from Saint Joseph’s University. Frank previously held an editorial appointment for the American Association for Critical Care Nurses Journal as a reviewer in the areas of telemedicine and tele-critical care and is an expert reviewer for the AACN’s TeleICU consensus statement supporting high acuity, progressive and critical care. Frank also volunteers his time as the Regional Lead for the Pennsylvania Action Coalition for practice innovation.