PLANO, TX – March 22, 2018 – NTT DATA was recently ranked as the No. 2 service provider among the top 15 healthcare service providers in the Healthcare Report Card 2017: Enterprise Initiatives and Service Provider Performance report.
This ranking is based on five healthcare PEAK Matrix™ Business Process and Information Technology services evaluations covering 56 outsourcing service providers. NTT DATA was recognized as a Leader by Everest Group in three of these evaluations, including:
“The market is shifting away from transaction-based care, and we are dedicated more than ever to developing innovative solutions that build a healthier society,” said Alan Hughes, president, Healthcare and Life Sciences, NTT DATA Services. “This recognition by Everest Group is a powerful testament to our team’s commitment to improving access to healthcare and delivering tailored, flexible business and technology solutions to adapt to the public’s evolving healthcare needs.”
“The healthcare industry has turned a corner when it comes addressing issues of technology debt. Technology is now widely accepted as the channel and enabler of growth in both the payer and provider segments,” said Abhishek Singh, practice director, Everest Group. “Healthcare outcomes now strongly correlate with investments in technology and data. A lot of credit for this change in thinking goes to an exciting ecosystem of service providers and product vendors. NTT DATA has leveraged its legacy and built new capabilities to be a successful partner in key payer and provider initiatives.”
Everest Group’s analysis addresses the latest trends in the healthcare market in 2017, the increase in investments made for value-based care and cybersecurity, as well as the market outlook for 2018. In addition, the Healthcare PEAK Matrix provides assessments of the top 15 healthcare service providers, which were evaluated on strengths and areas for improvement for healthcare and life sciences.
Everest Group’s healthcare reports focus on strategic IT, business services and sourcing of providers targeting clients in health systems and hospitals. Leaders identified in the PEAK Matrix demonstrate the ability to grapple with complex regulatory changes, evolving business models and novel security threats to proactively mitigate business threats. Leaders are also identified by their significant presence across the industry, as well as their ability to meet client demands for any need, such as cloud implementation, medical image archiving and business analytics. Major Contenders demonstrate enhanced industry expertise and the ability to deliver customized, flexible solutions in an efficient manner.
More information about NTT DATA’s healthcare and life sciences service offerings can be accessed here.
About NTT DATA Services
NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, application, infrastructure and business process services.
NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune Global 100.