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April 19, 2018

Pension Benefits Are Critical Factor for Workers – Regardless of Age – in Deciding Whether to Accept a Job, Accenture Survey Finds

ARLINGTON, Va.; April 19, 2018 – Pension benefits are a major factor for most workers in North America when deciding whether to accept a job, according to results of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey released today. The research found that millennial workers are the most interested in pension benefits and also identified a strong but underserved demand for retirement coaching and planning tools through digital channels.
March 29, 2018

Accenture MBA Innovation Challenge Supports Wounded Warrior Project® with Consulting Services

NEW YORK; Mar. 29, 2018 – A group of MBA students from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business was selected to team with Accenture (ACN: NYSE) to provide consulting support for Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), a U.S.-based nonprofit serving this generation of wounded veterans.
March 27, 2018

Global Center for Health Innovation and Accenture Form a Working Group to Address Opioid Epidemic

CLEVELAND; March 27, 2018 – The Global Center for Health Innovation (Global Center) and Accenture have formed a working group to explore data-driven solutions that better integrate the continuum of addiction services (first responders, ER and inpatient, outpatient, behavioral health) to improve treatment and move toward prevention. The group’s formation was announced at the Global Center’s second Executive Briefing, “The Role of Private Capital in Attacking the Opioid Crisis.”
March 15, 2018

Potential Benefits of Artificial Intelligence Outweigh Citizen Concerns about Responsible Use by Government, Accenture Survey Shows

ARLINGTON, Va.; March 15, 2018 – Citizens are willing to try new artificial intelligence (AI) tools for government services despite their concerns about government use of the technology, according to results of an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) multi-country survey.
March 06, 2018

Accenture Study Finds Growing Demand for Digital Health Services Revolutionizing Delivery Models: Patients, Doctors + Machines

LAS VEGAS; March 6, 2018 – Growing consumer demand for digital-based health services is ushering in a new model for care in which patients and machines are joining doctors as part of the healthcare delivery team, according to results of a survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) released today at HIMSS18.
March 05, 2018

Accenture Named to ‘Winner’s Circle’ by HfS Research as Innovation Leader in Healthcare Business Operations

NEW YORK; March 5, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named to the ‘Winner’s Circle’ of HfS Research’s Healthcare Business Operations Blueprint Report. Accenture was ranked as the overall leader in innovation with strong delivery, use of intelligent automation, and design thinking capabilities to help clients.
March 01, 2018

Accenture Hires Robert Hoffman to Lead Government Relations in North America

NEW YORK; March 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired Robert Hoffman as managing director of government relations in North America, effective March 5.
March 01, 2018

One in Five Health Employees Willing to Sell Confidential Data to Unauthorized Parties, Accenture Survey Finds

CHICAGO; Mar. 1, 2018—Nearly one in five health employees (18 percent) said they would be willing to sell confidential data to unauthorized parties, according to a new survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
February 22, 2018

Accenture to Help Commonwealth of Virginia Modernize Core Components of Medicaid Enterprise

ARLINGTON, Va; Feb. 22, 2018 – The Commonwealth of Virginia's Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to implement and operate core systems for Medicaid claims processing and operations. The contract will run for approximately six years, with operations and plan management components totaling $138 million.
February 20, 2018

Nearly 70 Percent of Taxpayers Support Use of AI to Improve Accuracy of Filings, Accenture Global Survey Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 20, 2018 – Nearly 70 percent of taxpayers in 12 countries said they would use AI to improve the accuracy of tax filings, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), which also found that more than 40 percent of taxpayers reported making a filing error in the last 24 months.