Top 10 Healthcare M&A Deals of 2019

Consolidation. If interoperability was the buzzword for 2018, the continued consolidation of provider organizations took top billing in 2019. Hats off to law firm Baker McKenzie which predicted a rebound in merger and acquisition activity after West Virginia University Health System (“WVUHS”) announced agreements with the Summersville Regional Medical Center and acquisition of Jackson General…

Former UCONN Medical Center CTO Michael Catrini Joins VertitechIT

With a twenty-year commitment to adopting technology solutions to improve patient care, Michael Catrini has joined Holyoke, Massachusetts-based healthcare consultancy VertitechIT as an Executive Project Officer (EPO).  The former Chief Technology Officer for the University of Connecticut Medical Center and Rutland Vermont Regional Health Services, Catrini will lead engagements with large healthcare systems as the company continues…

Operational and Process Improvement Expert Teresa Delappe Joins VertitechIT

Having overseen the implementation of innovative healthcare strategies into clinical and operational workflows for some of North America’s most prestigious healthcare institutions, Teresa DeLappe has joined Holyoke, Massachusetts-based healthcare IT consultancy VertitechIT as a Senior Consultant. DeLappe was the Founder and President of DeLappe Consulting where she championed the design, marketing, and launch of strategic…