Speaking of Solutions

June 2011
HealthLeaders Magazine;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p55
The article focuses on the use of voice recognition software by St. Mary's Medical Center in San Francisco, California that helps physicians with notes and orders. A Webmedx voice recognition product with natural language processing has been chosen by the organization. Special medical dictionaries and patient information, using patient account numbers, are preloaded into the software. The information is imported into the electronic medical record, and natural language processing will mine transcriptions for discrete data.


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