Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced results that demonstrate clinicians can save up to 45% on documentation time and improve quality scores up to 36% using artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled solutions. Powered by advances in the cloud and cognitive computing, Nuance’s next-generation speech and language understanding solutions make it easier for clinicians to quickly capture complete patient information in electronic health records (EHRs) using technology that amplifies their intelligence and works in the background to complement patient care rather than compete with it.
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Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced it has been named the leading vendor in two categories by the independent research company, KLAS. Nuance ranked #1 for Speech Recognition-Front End Imaging for Nuance PowerScribe® 360 as well as #1 for Quality Management for the third consecutive year. KLAS conducts independent evaluations with healthcare providers on vendor performance recognizing companies like Nuance that excel in helping providers deliver better care as top performers in the Best in KLAS: Software & Services report.
Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced it has been named the leading vendor in two recent surveys conducted by the independent market research and opinion research company, Black Book™ Research. Nuance ranked #1 for Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) for the third consecutive year, and ranked #1 for End-to-End Healthcare Coding, CDI, Transcription and Speech Recognition Technology for the second consecutive year. Black Book interviews healthcare executives about their current technology and services partners and awards top-performing vendors based on indicators of client experience and customer satisfaction.
STANLEY Healthcare, a market leading provider of visibility solutions and analytics for the healthcare industry, today released findings from Davis Medical Center in Elkins, West Virginia, on the impact of its AeroScout Patient Flow solution for clinics on average patient wait times and visit length across all of its clinics. The increased visibility provided by the solution has enabled the hospital to set new and ambitious services goals, with a number of clinics already exceeding initial targets.
From the floor of the HIMSS17 Conference & Exhibition in Orlando, Health Catalyst and the Regenstrief Institute announced today an agreement to bring Regenstrief's artificial intelligence-powered text analytics technology out of the lab and into healthcare organizations nationwide.
In keeping with its mission of helping providers get paid faster, completely and with less effort, ZirMed Inc., a recognized leader in cloud-based revenue cycle software and predictive analytics, today announced the launch of its new Contract Management, Modeling and Payment Variance solutions from the floor of the HIMSS17 Conference and Exhibition.
Orion Health™ announced today the company will migrate its Amadeus precision medicine platform to the Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) Cloud. Orion Health's software currently manages over 110 million patient records globally.
Medicomp Systems, a physician-driven provider of clinically contextual patient data solutions, announced today the debut of Quippe Clinical Lens, the company's newest point-of-care decision support tool. The new solution delivers optimized EMR data for physicians that is easy to digest and promotes new levels of clinical insights. Long-time Medicomp partner, Meridian Medical Management, an industry leader in physician technology, revenue cycle management and analytics, is joining Medicomp at this week's HIMSS17 Conference & Exhibition in Orlando to demonstrate Quippe and the new Quippe Clinical Lens functionality.
Health Catalyst announced today that it has earned the 2017 Best in KLAS ranking for Business Intelligence and Analytics in recognition of its ability to help turn raw data into clear insights that drive improved outcomes in patient care and bottom-line performance.
ZirMed Inc., a recognized leader in cloud-based revenue cycle software and predictive analytics, today announced an expansion of its proven Charge Integrity solution, which more than 500 hospitals rely on each day. Health systems will now be able to further integrate professional charges to uncover coding and charging discrepancies between hospital and professional billing.
Innovative Consulting Group (ICG) founder, Wayne Kinney, today named Jeff Taylor CEO. Mr. Kinney, the previous CEO and Founder of ICG will be the Chairman of the Board for ICG and stay significantly involved with ICG strategy and client consulting. Mr. Taylor has been with ICG for more than three years as the Vice President of Business Development and Marketing.
Clinical NLP provider Linguamatics, and Varian Medical Systems, today announced that Varian will utilize Linguamatics’ natural language processing (NLP) technology as part of the data analytics within Varian’s 360 Oncology™ care management platform.
QliqSOFT, Inc., a leading provider of clinical communications solutions today announces it has been awarded a group purchasing agreement with Vizient, Inc. to offer Qliq, the company’s HIPAA-compliant secure texting service for healthcare, as well as OnCall Scheduling, and the CareChannels clinical collaboration solution. The agreement provides enhanced savings to Vizient’s diverse membership and customer base, which includes academic medical centers, pediatric facilities, community hospitals, integrated health delivery networks and non-acute health care providers.
Transcend Insights®, a health care technology company offering population health management solutions via its HealthLogix® platform, today announced the launch of its next-generation enterprise Analytics-as-a-Service (AaaS) offering. This service is powered by the proven Anvita Engine™, which is optimized for the cloud and available to clients through a flexible, AaaS model. The AaaS offering provides health system executives and care teams a more flexible and cost-efficient way to deploy advanced analytics tools for managing risk and quality performance as part of a population health strategy.
Transcend Insights®, a population health management company and athenahealth Inc. , a leading provider of network-enabled services and point-of-care mobile applications for hospitals and ambulatory clients nationwide, today announced a partnership to establish electronic data exchange between approximately 30,000 health care providers on the athenahealth network who provide care to Humana members.
SPH Analytics today announced that it has appointed Amy Amick as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective February 20. Amick will be attending the 2017 HIMSS Conference and Exhibition taking place February 19-23 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, and will be meeting with clients and partners in SPH Analytics booth #4587. JT Treadwell, current CEO and Board Chairman, will continue to serve as chairman of SPH Analytics’ board of directors.
eVideon has integrated with the Versus RTLS to “greet” patients as part of self-rooming workflows. With self-rooming, patients receive a Versus badge when first arriving at the outpatient facility. Using real-time room status information displayed in the Versus Advantages™ Clinic software, staff immediately direct the patient to an available exam room. When the room is reserved for the patient, Versus sends that data to eVideon, which allows the patient to be greeted by name on an interactive display in the appropriate room. Patients are also welcomed with relaxation videos featuring soothing music and calming nature scenes as well as educational videos based on their condition.
CoverMyMeds, a leading electronic prior authorization (ePA) platform, today announced increased support for all RxChangeRequest transactions between pharmacies and providers.
SPH Analytics will introduce its new MIPS Max solution at the 2017 HIMSS Conference and Exhibition taking place February 19-23 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The action analytics leader will also display its population health, predictive analytics, and patient experience solutions at booth 4587.
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technology company, Modernizing Medicine, Inc., is pleased to announce that four members of the company’s product management team have been invited to join the TECHQuality Mentorship Program by Health 2.0. Due to their proven commitment to support women in technology, encourage innovation and facilitate growth in health technology, Mandy Long, vice president of product management, Danielle MacLean, director of product management, Ida Mantashi, senior product manager and Alice Rose, product manager, have been selected as program mentors.