Perot wins Rs 90cr deal from Max Healthcare | mydigitalfc.com: Max Healthcare (MHC) Perot Systems Corporation announced on Friday a 10-year agreement in which the latter will provide IT outsourcing and electronic health records implementation for MHC. The deal marks Perot’s entry into the India market.
In the agreement worth about Rs 90 crore, Perot Systems will provide full infrastructure management capabilities, data hosting, infrastructure support, project management support, help desk support and the implementation and clinical adoption of an electronic health records system. The integrated hospital information system and electronic records will allow access to complete patient information across MHC.
These advances are expected to enable MHC to improve the quality of care and patient healthcare delivery through better record accessibility, computerised physician order entry and care planning."
The Indian healthcare industry is maturing and is using IT to improve healthcare. This is great news.
I am sure this will have a trickle down effect and other hospitals, clinics and doctors will soon follow suit, as they see the many benefits which EMRs offer to patients !