Innovation in Health and Life Sciences

Companies today must continually reinvent themselves to keep pace. We lead with innovation to help our clients imagine and invent their own futures.

What we do

We are putting innovation firmly at the core of our business model with the Accenture Innovation Architecture. Our Innovation Architecture represents our intentional investment in helping our clients to rotate and accelerate in the new in digital, cloud, security and more.

Through the Accenture Innovation Architecture, we combine our capabilities across the company from our Research, Ventures, and Labs, to our Studios, Innovation Centers and Delivery Centers. Together with our Health and Life Science clients we discover disruptive innovations and collaborate to implement at scale. We orchestrate innovation by bringing together all the components and distinct groups needed for meaningful transformation to gather input and inform decisions through curiosity, co-creation and intentional collaboration.

How we work with our clients

Lightning, bottled. How do innovative ways of thinking deliver disruptive ways of winning? We take you from research to results. Then we do it all again.

Accenture Research

Trends ideate through thought leadership.

Accenture Ventures

Investment & open innovation shape emerging technologies.

Accenture Labs

Research & development prototype through applied R&D projects.

Accenture Studios

Solution innovation build with speed and agility.

Accenture Innovation Centers

Use cases & assets scale re-use with clients.

Accenture Delivery Centers

Industrialize sales & delivery.

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Our partners

Through Accenture Ventures our Health and Life Sciences industries partner with premier organizations in the United States and globally to develop a broad innovation network. Some of our partners include:

Rock Health

Rock Health exists to fund and support entrepreneurs working at the intersection of healthcare and technology. Put simply, our mandate is impact. We want to make healthcare massively better for every human being. Learn more.


MATTER is a healthcare startup incubator, community nexus and corporate innovation accelerator. Together, we are mobilizing a community of entrepreneurs, industry innovators, scientists and clinicians committed to improving health and care for every patient. Learn more.

TMC Innovation

TMC Innovation is shaping the future of health care by uniting promising innovators with the best minds in science and medicine at the member institutions of the Texas Medical Center. Learn more.

MassChallenge HealthTech

We believe that when entrepreneurs and the community come together to solve problems, we will accelerate innovation and transform healthcare. Our community comprises startups, business mentors, medical healthcare professionals, digital health enthusiasts, and people passionate about our shared mission of improving health through entrepreneurship. Learn more.

Springboard Enterprises

Springboard's mission is to accelerate the growth of entrepreneurial companies led by women through access to essential resources and a global community of experts. It is the leading network of influencers, investors and innovators dedicated to building high-growth companies led by women who are transforming industries in technology and life science. Learn more.

What we think

Innovation in Health and Life Sciences in the news

Capital Rx wins top award at Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge

Feb. 10, 2020 – Capital Rx has been named Innovation Champion of the Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge.

Health organizations are embracing emerging tech but must do more amid changing consumer expectations, Accenture report finds

June 5, 2019 – A new report by Accenture has found that organizations must master emerging digital technologies to deliver convenient and effective care.

Accenture introduces INTIENT™, an innovative platform to advance the discovery, development & delivery of patient treatments

May 16, 2019 – Accenture introduced INTIENT™, a tech platform that vastly improves the continuity and flow of data across life sciences enterprises.