Rich Curtiss

Rich CurtissI am a successful career information technology executive and a game changer. I am a technologist with a keen understanding of information system models. I am a quick study and rapidly adapt to new environments in order to “hit the ground running.” I have demonstrated success in planning, delivering, and supporting information systems across a broad spectrum of needs and requirements. I’m expert in leading effective project management and business process improvement initiatives. I’ve evaluated, identified and remediated organization information technology risks across multiple vertical sectors, leveraging technology and leadership. I have had an immediate and positive impact from day one. I’ve managed multiple IT projects, large and small and always brought added value to the business. I have led successful, high-performance, and cross-functional teams to successful conclusions on very complex projects. Experience managing operational and capital budgets in excess of $20M annually.

Specialties: Enterprise IT operations, information security, cyber security, data center management, senior program and project management, Electronic Medical Records, HIT, vendor management and contract negotiation, IT infrastructure, virtualization, storage systems, data center optimization, ITIL Service Management (ITSM) implementation, specialized software development, systems engineering, PMO development and support. Superior leader and resource manager.

Member of College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS), Healthcare Information and Management Society (HIMSS) and Medical User Software Exchange (MUSE),