Cisco Global Healthcare Leader Launches New Independent Consulting Company Linking Technology and Healthcare Delivery

Holyoke MA April 2, 2020: Having played an integral role in shaping the worldwide healthcare strategy for Cisco and serving as a strategist and business adviser to healthcare, managed care, and Fortune 500 technology companies for two decades, Barbara W. Casey has been named Chief Executive Officer of Nectar Strategic Consulting. Nectar is a division of…

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…

HIMSS Analytics Calls Out VertitechIT for Global INFRAM Expertise

The HIMSS Analytics Certified program was created to increase collaboration with healthcare organizations around the globe who offer the best tools and/or services that enhance organizational efficiencies, improve patient outcomes and elevate the usage of the models that drive these positive changes. And when it comes to the Infrastructure Adoption Model (INFRAM), VertitechIT is recognized as elite,…

Steven Cummings Appointed Executive Project Officer at VertitechIT

Former Noble Hospital CIO to Help Lead Digital Transformation Nationwide A seasoned New England Chief Information Officer and IT executive, Steven Cummings has joined Holyoke, Massachusetts-based healthcare consultancy VertitechIT as an Executive Project Officer (EPO).  Cummings will lead engagements with large healthcare systems as the company continues to expand operations throughout the east coast and across the…

Turning Healthcare IT On Its Ear

With access to the cutting-edge technology and highly-skilled engineering personnel of the two organizations, Baystate Health and VertitechIT have announced the formation of a new company to meet the increasingly complex IT needs of medical practices, clinics, and healthcare social service organizations in western Massachusetts and northern Connecticut. BaytechIT is a first of its kind…

Falling Short: Predictive Analytics and Healthcare Security

VertitechIT Executive Project Officer and IT security/HIPAA compliance consultant Teresa Grogan says many healthcare institutions are employing a “set it and forget it” mentality when implementing predictive analytics technology to fight cyber threats. She says that practice is a shortcut that will come back to haunt them. In an interview with Healthcare Info Security, Terry…

Disaster Recovery as a Service: A New Niche in HealthcareIT

VertitechIT’s three-node, hyper-converged infrastructure design is being adopted nationwide and ensures 24/7 availability, reduces operating costs, and enables redirection of IT personnel and financial capital to other areas. In many ways, it turns disaster recovery into high availability. But that doesn’t mean you can abandon a DR solution altogether. Our partner US Signal has a…