Accenture Selected by State of Iowa to Implement New Human Services Eligibility System
(NYSE: ACN) has been selected by the State of Iowa following a
competitive bid process to replace its 35-year-old human services
eligibility system. The contract has a six-year base period that runs to
2018, with four one-year extension options.
Accenture will implement the Human
Services suite of products from Accenture Software to support the
state's efforts to meet upcoming federal guidelines, improve customer
services, reduce technology costs and integrate eligibility processes
across a number of human service and health programs. The products
include the Accenture
Public Service Platform, the Accenture
Benefits Management System and the Accenture
Citizen Self-Service Portal.