Information Technology Services

Moving members forward

Over the past decade, the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network has provided thousands of hours of IT consulting services to member hospitals. These services include:

  • Strategic IT services to assist member CEOs, CFOs and IT Directors move the hospital's information technology plan forward with critical IT decision-making
  • Meaningful Use assistance for IT and clinical staff
  • HIPAA security review and assistance with updating HIPAA policies
  • Enhanced network monitoring services and firewall monitoring
  • Server virtualization, installs and/or upgrades
  • Network support, firewall, VPN and switch configuration
  • Vendor liaison, including negotiated discounts on hardware and services
  • Staff recruitment support

Staying connected

  • InformationTechnology ListServ, user groups and webinars
  • Information Technology Advisory Committee
  • Website hosting services and complete email hosting services
  • 35 videoconference sites located in member hospitals throughout the state

ICAHN's IT Consultants include Frank Penrose, and Scott Cimarusti. Ryan Sierman serves as Chief Information Officer and Ryan Morgan is the Chief Information Security Officer.