Nuance

By Brian Dolan October 11, 2012
Kansas City-based health IT company Cerner announced this week plans to embed Nuance Communications' cloud-based medical voice recognition into all of the mobile-enabled versions of its electronic health record offerings, including PowerChart Touch, which it launched at HIMSS in February. Cerner believes the voice recognition technology will help clinicians capture more complete notes when...
By Chris Gullo November 30, 2011
Touchscreen devices will never catch up to the speed of typing on keyboards, but speech recognition technology can help such devices bridge that gap. That's the mindset of Nuance's Jonathon Dreyer, senior manager of mobile solutions marketing at the company's healthcare division: "I definitely think voice will be the primary form of input into these mobile devices," Dreyer told MobiHealthNews...
By Brian Dolan July 25, 2011
DrChrono announced this week that it had partnered with M*Modal to integrate medical speech-to-text functionality into its iPad EHR app. Epocrates, which announced plans to develop its own EHR last year, said it was working with Nuance to integrate speech-to-text technology into its offering. DrChrono, a free download from the App store, is one of the first EHR apps built specifically for the...
By Brian Dolan March 20, 2009
Speech recognition company Nuance announced its Dragon Medical 10 solution, which it claims is both 20 percent more accurate and nearly twice as fast as its last offering. The latest software is available in the UK and Ireland to start. New features include medical vocabularies, hidden mode, extended mobile dictation support, and advanced voice shortcuts and templates. Big news from New Hampshire...