CSC Signs IT Agreement With Mid Coast Hospital in Maine

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from Computer Sciences Corporation

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Sciences Corporation
 (NYSE:   CSC) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Mid Coast
 Hospital to provide information technology (IT) management services over a
 five-year period.  Mid Coast Hospital, located in Brunswick, Maine, serves
 communities in the middle coastal region of Maine.
     Under the contract, CSC will provide IT strategic and management support,
 and will assume operational responsibility for management of applications,
 desktop and distributed services, and help desk support.
     "Mid Coast faces the same issues in IT and customer service that many
 other community hospitals face," said Arthur H. Spiegel, III, president of
 CSC's Healthcare Group.  "Through agreements like this, community hospitals
 can tap into CSC's deep expertise and technology to upgrade IT services
 without spending capital investment."
     "In evaluating potential IT providers, we were very impressed with CSC's
 technical capabilities and dedication to customer service," said Phil
 Ortolani, vice president of operations at Mid Coast Hospital.  "This agreement
 will help support our plans for growth."
     CSC's Healthcare Group is an industry leader in the strategic use of
 management services and information technology to achieve business results for
 payors, providers and life sciences organizations.  In October 2000, CSC was
 recognized as one of the "Most Influential Forces in Healthcare IT" by ADVANCE
 for Healthcare Information Executives magazine.  CSC is a proud trustee
 sponsor of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
     Computer Sciences Corporation, one of the world's leading consulting and
 IT services firms, helps clients in industry and government achieve strategic
 and operational results through the use of technology.  The company's success
 is based on its culture of working collaboratively with clients to develop
 innovative technology strategies and solutions that address specific business
 challenges.
     Having guided clients through every major wave of change in information
 technology since 1959, CSC combines the newest technologies with its
 capabilities in consulting, systems design and integration, IT and business
 process outsourcing, applications software, and Web and application hosting to
 meet the individual needs of global corporations and organizations.  With more
 than 68,000 employees in locations worldwide, CSC had revenues of
 $10.2 billion for the 12 months ended Dec. 29, 2000.  It is headquartered in
 El Segundo, Calif.  For more information, visit www.csc.com.
 
 

SOURCE Computer Sciences Corporation
    EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Sciences Corporation
 (NYSE:   CSC) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Mid Coast
 Hospital to provide information technology (IT) management services over a
 five-year period.  Mid Coast Hospital, located in Brunswick, Maine, serves
 communities in the middle coastal region of Maine.
     Under the contract, CSC will provide IT strategic and management support,
 and will assume operational responsibility for management of applications,
 desktop and distributed services, and help desk support.
     "Mid Coast faces the same issues in IT and customer service that many
 other community hospitals face," said Arthur H. Spiegel, III, president of
 CSC's Healthcare Group.  "Through agreements like this, community hospitals
 can tap into CSC's deep expertise and technology to upgrade IT services
 without spending capital investment."
     "In evaluating potential IT providers, we were very impressed with CSC's
 technical capabilities and dedication to customer service," said Phil
 Ortolani, vice president of operations at Mid Coast Hospital.  "This agreement
 will help support our plans for growth."
     CSC's Healthcare Group is an industry leader in the strategic use of
 management services and information technology to achieve business results for
 payors, providers and life sciences organizations.  In October 2000, CSC was
 recognized as one of the "Most Influential Forces in Healthcare IT" by ADVANCE
 for Healthcare Information Executives magazine.  CSC is a proud trustee
 sponsor of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
     Computer Sciences Corporation, one of the world's leading consulting and
 IT services firms, helps clients in industry and government achieve strategic
 and operational results through the use of technology.  The company's success
 is based on its culture of working collaboratively with clients to develop
 innovative technology strategies and solutions that address specific business
 challenges.
     Having guided clients through every major wave of change in information
 technology since 1959, CSC combines the newest technologies with its
 capabilities in consulting, systems design and integration, IT and business
 process outsourcing, applications software, and Web and application hosting to
 meet the individual needs of global corporations and organizations.  With more
 than 68,000 employees in locations worldwide, CSC had revenues of
 $10.2 billion for the 12 months ended Dec. 29, 2000.  It is headquartered in
 El Segundo, Calif.  For more information, visit www.csc.com.
 
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