Terry Grogan Named VertitechIT CIO HOLYOKE, MA  June 13, 2014 — Building on its reputation as one the nation’s fastest growing healthcare information technology support companies, VertitechIT has announced the acquisition of Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based Health Technology Solutions.  HTS President Terry Grogan has been appointed VertitechIT Chief Information Officer.

Health Technology Solutions develops personalized, custom technology solutions and services for healthcare providers and academic institutions throughout the United States.  Ms. Grogan brings with her more than 15 years of experience directing information technology services in healthcare environments with specific expertise in operational and regulatory matters.  She currently serves and will continue as the acting Chief Technology Officer for the Temple University Hospital System.

“Health Technology Solutions has been a valued VertitechIT partner for many years,” commented VertitechIT CEO Michael Feld.  “As we continue to grow in the central and eastern Pennsylvania healthcare and business IT marketplace, it was only natural to make the company a formal part of our team and we’re excited to have Terry help direct our presence in the region.”

“Our combined companies share a common mission,” added Grogan.  “Healthcare IT departments can be growth drivers, placing the patient first and creating the foundation to allow medical personnel and administrators to do their jobs efficiently, economically, and collaboratively.  In today’s challenging healthcare environment, it’s imperative to do things right and nobody does it better than VertitechIT.”

Health Technology Solutions will continue to operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of VertitechIT.