Accenture bags tech consulting deal from Velammal Educational Trust

Infotech Lead India: Accenture has bagged a technology consulting contract to develop a technology strategy for Velammal Educational Trust (VET), a group of 25 educational institutes in Tamil Nadu.

The group collectively has more than 70,000 students under its wings, said Accenture in a statement.

Utilizing Accenture Connected Health Services, Accenture will assist VET to set up an integrated healthcare facility — medical college, teaching hospital and corporate hospital — in Madurai city.

Accenture will also implement Health Management Information System (HMIS) for the Velammal Medical College Hospital & Research Institute (VMCHRI).

“We are in the process of operationalizing a leading healthcare facility which is expected to be one of the largest private hospitals in India as well as Asia,” said MV Muthuramalingam, chairman, Velammal Educational Trust.

Accenture will advise VET for developing human resources processes and talent acquisition strategies to support the organizational structure. It will help define the roles and responsibilities of the senior leadership for the healthcare facility.

Accenture will work with VET leadership to define its long term technology roadmap for their healthcare facility.

 

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