Global IT and professional services company, Accenture will cover the cost of COVID-19 vaccines of all its employees in India.
As many as 200,000 employees in the country and their dependents are enrolled in the company’s medical benefits program. Rekha M. Menon, Chairperson and Senior Managing Director of Accenture in India, “For employees who are eligible and choose to receive the COVID-19 vaccination, Accenture will cover the cost for the employee and their dependents who are part of our medical benefits program.”
“As we continue to navigate the pandemic, nothing is more important than the health and well-being of our people. At Accenture in India, we have continued to monitor and consider the guidance of external experts and groups, including international health organizations and local health authorities. Based on this, we strongly support the scientific and public health advice that encourages vaccination.” Menon added.