Sheila Petaccio is an accomplished Healthcare IT Strategist and Client Partner with more than 16 years of experience in the private and federal sectors. Having worked with firms like CareFirst and BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, Sheila brings a unique blend of health payer expertise, with a strong technical background and a keen understanding of the payer side of business and customer experience. She started her career as a healthcare IT Technologist centered around SDLC and later transitioned into Program and Product Management. A notable achievement for Sheila was the delivery of a “defect free” transition for ICD-9 to ICD-10 codes with one of the largest federal health plans in the country. She has achieved proven success directing a diverse, $80M+ healthcare technology portfolio of strategic, complex, mission critical projects.
In today’s rapidly changing IT environment, Sheila’s primary goal is to provide value to clients by understanding their unique business needs and aligning these with innovative solutions. She aims to solve their every day and existing challenges so they can move toward a desired future state and remain competitive. Sheila’s unique blend of expertise allows her to help clients easily navigate through complex policies, organizational dynamics and technology transformations.