Perot Wins Hospital Outsourcing Deal

FRAMINGHAM (09/18/2003) - Perot Systems Corp. in Plano, Texas, and Parkland Health & Hospital System in Dallas have signed a five-year, US$140 million IT outsourcing contract. The deal is the third phase in Parkland's Enterprise Transformation effort to implement new technology to better manage patient data and complex hospital processes. About 200 Parkland workers will move to Perot as part of the full-service IT deal.