July 22, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader in Everest Group’s Healthcare Provider Digital Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2020

NEW YORK; July 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has again been named a “Leader” in healthcare provider digital services by Everest Group.

The recognition, in Everest Group’s Healthcare Provider Digital Services PEAK Matrix ® Assessment 2020,[1] marks the second consecutive year that Accenture has been recognized as a Leader in the global research and advisory firm’s annual assessment of the healthcare provider marketplace.

Accenture was positioned as a Leader due to its strong project delivery capabilities; a well-developed co-innovation network; the quality of its resources, including its consulting and technical expertise; and strong domain knowledge for undertaking digital transformation for healthcare provider clients.

The report [2] notes that while healthcare providers have historically been hampered by legacy IT systems and regulations, “…they are now jumping on the digital bandwagon to meet the demands of a challenged healthcare ecosystem,” particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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“Our Leader ranking is a testament to our professionals’ continued focus on bringing clients intelligent solutions and capabilities to improve healthcare for the communities they serve,” said Rich Birhanzel, a senior managing director at Accenture who leads its Health practice globally. “Accenture is committed to investing in and co-creating highly innovative solutions leveraging digital technologies — including advanced analytics, automation, artificial intelligence, security, cloud, blockchain, mobility, and the internet of things — to help healthcare provider organizations solve their most complex challenges.”

The report evaluated the digital services capabilities of 22 professional services companies in the healthcare provider sector and mapped them on the Everest Group PEAK Matrix™, providing a data-driven comparative analysis of healthcare provider digital services providers based on market success and delivery capability.

In June, Accenture was also named a Leader in the “Medical Devices Digital Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2020,” which analyzed 21 information technology (IT) service providers specific to the medical devices sector globally.

[1] Everest Group Healthcare Provider Digital Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2020, by Abhishek Singh, Chunky Satija, Kanika Gupta, Priya Sahni, Abdul Rahman Shaikh, June 2020.
[2] Subscriber members have access to full report.

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