Fortis, HCL sign $15 m outsourcing agreement


“The deal is part of a five-year agreement under which HCL will undertake complete outsourcing of IT systems and processes of Fortis Healthcare Ltd,” Fortis Healthcare Vice- President (corporate affair) G S Bedi told PTI.

As per the deal, IT platform for all the hospitals in Fortis network will be standardised through the IT system installed by HCL within a period of twelve months and the first hospital will go live by the end of February 2010. As part of the deal, HCL would install softwares solutions at all Fortis hospitals and would also impart training to its employee, he said. This deal makes Fortis the first healthcare delivery company in India to undertake complete strategic outsourcing for IT applications and infrastructure management, Fortis said.

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