Andy Truscott is the Global Health Technology Lead at Accenture. A consulting executive with extensive healthcare industry experience and a track record of launching and growing technology practices. Proven credentials across both technology and business strategy, the alignment of strategies with associated goals, implementation & transformation programs, and change initiatives. With a successful background in developing, architecting and delivering major multi-year development and integration initiatives, He served as a Commissioner for the Sowerby Commission, a Board Member of the Houston Symphony, is a Board Member of the international standards organization HL7, and serves as a Member of the Health IT Advisory Committee for the Federal Government of the United States of America.
Recognized globally as one of Accenture’s leading experts in solving the most complex technology problems and the planning of next-generation technology architectures. Experience includes full life-cycle system development and implementation, strategy and architecture development - coupled with a deep appreciation for the client operations.
Specific areas of expertise include: IT strategy, security, architecture planning, digital architecture, infrastructure and portfolio optimization, complex systems delivery, and IT organizational strategy. He has served, and continues to serve, in advising on Health IT Standards development, implementation and adoption around the globe.
Andy is recognized for his straightforward approach to healthcare, operations, information technology, and consulting. He balances a no-nonsense approach with a ready appreciation of the role which all healthcare professionals, and patients, have in the operation and innovations of a successful healthcare system. Throughout his career he has demonstrated a clear compassion for improving patient outcomes and benefiting whole populations in sickness and in health.