FasTest Implementation for FNHA, Canada

Learn how FasTest for PTF made PeopleSoft 9.2 Testing efficient for First Nations Health Authority based in Canada
First Nations Health Authority, Canada adopted Astute’s test automation solution for its PeopleSoft Financials application to reduce testing effort and cost.
Application – PeopleSoft 9.2 FSCM
Test Repository – 50 end-to-end functional test scenarios including about 250+ transactions
Automation Utilization scope – Customer intends to use the test automation solution for a variety of projects in their steady-state phase but not limited to: database upgrade, PUM Image updates, new module implementations and small enhancement projects
The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) is the first province-wide health authority of its kind in Canada. In 2013, the FNHA assumed the programs, services, and responsibilities formerly handled by Health Canada’s First Nations Inuit Health Branch – Pacific Region. FNHA’s vision is to transform the health and well-being of BC’s First Nations and Aboriginal people by dramatically changing healthcare for the better.

 

First Nations Helath Authority

The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) is the first province-wide health authority of its kind in Canada. In 2013, the FNHA assumed the programs, services, and responsibilities formerly handled by Health Canada’s First Nations Inuit Health Branch – Pacific Region. FNHA’s vision is to transform the health and well-being of BC’s First Nations and Aboriginal people by dramatically changing healthcare for the better.

 

 

  • Healthcare
  • 583 employees
  • $400Million in annual revenue

 

First Nations Health Authority

Challenges

  • Time and resource constraints – Too much of Business users’ time spent in testing
  • Test Coverage – Not all business processes were tested with limited resources during any project
  • Accuracy – Ensuring accurate test results was a challenge
  • Reporting – Time consuming with no access to real-time test results
  • Dependencies – Multiple interfaces and cross-modular dependencies resulted in delay

 

Solutions

  • Automate critical business processes testing to reduce testing time
  • Reduce manual intervention by automating the process of fetching test data values
  • Reduce cross-modular dependencies and introduce real-time and intuitive reporting

 

Solutions Provided by Astute

  • Identify scope of test automation with FNHA
  • Develop business process test scenarios and individual test scripts using PeopleSoft Test Framework
  • Implement FasTest Test Automation solution for an enhanced testing experience and PTF test management capabilities
  • Train FNHA users on PeopleSoft Test Framework and FasTest Automation Tools
  • Create a test maintenance strategy to be used for the steady-state phase and future projects

 

Final Outcome

  • Total automated end-to-end business processes  – 50
  • Total automated individual test scripts – 140+ (approx.)
  • Successful automated test execution
  • Business users empowered to leverage test automation for upgrades, PUM updates, customization and enhancements

 

Benefits of Working with Astute

The PeopleSoft test automation powered with FasTest helped FNHA organize it’s entire test repository suite for FACM. The solution also is projected to reduce their regression testing costs for their future projects.

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