COVID-19: WHAT TO DO NOW, WHAT TO DO NEXT

Public Services: At the forefront of rapid response

Public health strategies for responding to a pandemic: Asia-Pacific

The COVID-19 pandemic has turned into a global health crisis, evolving at unprecedented speed and scale. Public policy makers and health administrators face a common challenge now: to articulate and execute a health response that mitigates public harm from an entirely new virus.

It seems likely that the course of this pandemic will involve repeated cycles of outbreaks and containment until a vaccine is available. While there are global efforts to accelerate development of a COVID-19 vaccine, an effective therapy may not be available for another 12-18 months. Therefore, what is needed right now is a strategic response to this health crisis that considers both near-term and long-term needs.What do healthcare decision makers need to do now and what they need to do next, as part of such a strategic response?

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Case studies

Future ready and future proof. This social services agency evolved its core to meet citizen expectations.

Helping the Singapore Ministry of Defence personalise engagement with the National Service community.

Building an individual digital identity for Singapore residents to access government digital services.

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What we think

The use of AI in Singapore’s public sector is gaining speed as the Lion City positions itself as an AI powerhouse.

We surveyed 5,000 citizens in five countries: what will make citizens engage more with digital government?

Read how being a living government can address the needs of citizens and society today and in the future.

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Smart nation capabilities

The future of work

Intelligent technologies demand new ways of working – from service delivery and consultative policymaking to enhanced situational awareness.

Situational awareness

Harness the power of data and digital technologies to improve situational awareness and better combat fast evolving threats.

Citizen experience

Deliver a truly relevant, connected and seamless experience to citizens in the digital age.

Journey to cloud

Unlock business agility, speed to market and innovation with as-a-service.

Modernising the core

Evolving core operations, processes and systems whilst embedding innovation, leaders can deliver the services that citizens demand.

Innovative technologies

Driving technology use to tackle opportunities and challenges, prepare for change and create value.

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Situational awareness

Our mission: safe and secure innovation that inspires a nation. We do this by connecting the dots between data, ecosystems and citizens.

Leverage AI-driven analytics and intelligent technologies to connect the dots between data, ecosystems, and citizens to generate situationally aware crime-fighting insights and harness the power of networks to combat threats in real time.

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Our leaders

Smart nation insights

Meet our subject-matter experts and get their latest takes on the most pressing issues facing Singapore’s government.

Keeping Singapore’s people (and data) secure

How do Singaporeans feel about the services government provides? The answer informs how agencies design services that really matter to citizens.

Technology can help governments keep citizens safe

How technology can help governments keep citizens safe by reducing the complexity and cost of security planning.

AI: The Journey to 99%

The important facts on transforming police workforce planning from gut instinct to indisputable evidence.

Corporate initiatives

Scaling with AI ethics in mind

To scale AI effectively, there are three critical steps for success you should consider. Read more.

Innovating for society

Find out how we are using technology and building skills to make a positive impact. Read more.

Creating a culture of equality in the workplace

Accenture is advancing workplace culture so everyone feels like they belong. Read more.

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Do work that matters. Bring your vision to life. At Accenture Health & Public Service, the Smart Nation initiative is the bedrock to the work we do. By supporting Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative, we envision a better life for Singaporeans by delivering innovative, meaningful, and delightful citizen services.


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Accenture opens innovation center for situational awareness in Singapore

Our new global innovation center for situational awareness in Singapore helps public safety experts develop solutions to anticipate and respond to risk.

Technology’s role in a sector that relies on human expertise

Across industries, routine tasks have been automated, freeing staff up for high value-added work. This is no less true in modern services.

Nearly one-third of citizens unaware of digital government services, Accenture survey finds

The goal of the survey of over 5,000 citizens in four countries, was to determine citizen engagement with digital government services.