Baldwin, Gary
June 2008
HealthLeaders Magazine;Jun2008, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p44
The article offers information regarding the information technology (IT) contract of outsourcing services provider Parkland Health & Hospital System in Dallas, Texas with the Affiliated Computer Services (ACS) in February 2008. The agreement includes a 7-year, $41million contract. According to senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO) Jack Kowitt, the leader of the seven-member selection team, the ACS won because of its combination of cost, healthcare experience, and application know-how.


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