Atos wins ten-year contract with West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
London, 15 February, 2023
Atos has been appointed by West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust to provide service desk, infrastructure and network and hosting services - with potential to broaden to digital and other services - under a maximum ten-year contract to continue the Trust’s transformation.
From left to right:
Paul Bannister, Chief Information Officer, West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Clay Van Doren, CEO Northern Europe, Atos
Matthew Coats, Chief Executive Officer, West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Simon Vaughan, Director of IT, West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
The contract will support the Trust, which provides care to around half a million people in west Hertfordshire and surrounding areas, on its journey to creating a high-performing IT environment.
Matthew Coats CEO, West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, said: “Following the significant IT improvements we have successfully achieved together, this contract with Atos will focus on the technical transformation we require in order to continue to evolve services for our patients.”
Samantha Jones, SVP Health & Life Sciences, Atos, said: ““We look forward to continuing our partnership with West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust which began in 2019. Through this new contract we will deliver a high-performing environment and platform integral to the Trust’s journey to augment patient care.”
The contract, which was awarded following a competitive bidding process, builds on the existing partnership between Atos and West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, forming a core part of the digital foundation for its hospital redevelopment plans.
Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 112,000 employees and annual revenue of c. € 11 billion. European number one in cybersecurity, cloud and high-performance computing, the Group provides tailored end-to-end solutions for all industries in 71 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization services and products, Atos is committed to a secure and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea) and listed on Euronext Paris.
The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.