Former CIGNA Health CIO Joins VertitechIT as Executive Project Officer

Terry Ramey to Lead Major Healthcare Consulting Engagements Nationwide HOLYOKE, MA January 16, 2018: A seasoned Chief Information Officer (CIO) for some of the world’s largest healthcare payor organizations, Terry Ramey has joined Holyoke, Massachusetts-based healthcare consultancy VertitechIT as an Executive Project Officer (EPO).  Ramey will lead engagements with large healthcare systems as the company…

Best IT Podcasts 2018: 50 Informative (and Entertaining) Shows for IT Pros

If you’re anything like us, people are always making suggestions on what to read, what to buy, or what to listen to during all that downtime in your schedule.  Yah right.  Downtime is that other word for your daily commute or maybe the few minutes between brushing your teeth and that morning cup of coffee.…

Some “WannaCry” Words from our CEO

On Friday May 12th a dangerous ransomware worm, nicknamed “WannaCry,” spread quickly through the Internet. It exploited a recently discovered vulnerability in Microsoft Windows and, despite the fact that Microsoft had issued patches to protect against it last March, many healthcare institutions, banks, government agencies, schools, and businesses around the world had unpatched systems that…

Is Your IT Consultant Costing You Money?

“Of course my IT consultant costs me money,” you may be thinking. “Consultants aren’t free.” No, they’re not, but they also shouldn’t be wasting your company’s hard-won budget on inefficient systems. A great IT consultant should be finding you ways to improve efficiency, lower costs (and monetize your investment), thereby providing value to your organization…