Velammal Educational Trust picks Accenture technology strategy support

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been awarded a technology consulting contract by Velammal Educational Trust, a Tamil Nadu-based group of 25 educational institutes, to help it establish an integrated healthcare facility in the city of Madurai.

The facility will be comprised of a medical college, teaching hospital and corporate hospital.

Accenture will help develop VET´s overall strategy and the market positioning for the healthcare facility. Using Accenture Connected Health Services, the effort will also include the development of a technology strategy and implementation of Health Management Information System (HMIS) for the Velammal Medical College Hospital & Research Institute (VMCHRI).

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