Nachos Neurosurgery

Jon Ford Healthcare Leave a Comment

About the AuthorJon FordVP Engineering When we deployed the first version of SayIt almost ten years ago, we delivered a solution that was limited when compared to the SayIt of 2018. We were first to the web and the product …

Advances in Speech Technology

Charles Corfield, President & CEO, nVoq Healthcare Leave a Comment

About the AuthorCharles Corfield, President & CEO, nVoq There is a sentiment amongst some observers that speech recognition technology has not advanced much. This is absolutely not the case.Speech recognition has been around since there have been microprocessors. For the …

Physician Burnout? See how Speech Recognition Can Help!

Laura Baukol, Sales Engineer Healthcare Leave a Comment

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend a Colorado HIMSS chapter session regarding physician burnout. The presenter, Christopher Sharp MD, from Stanford University defined burnout as a, “…lack of connection and fulfillment, the inability to achieve professional accomplishments in a …

With SayIt™ from nVoq, your Cloud-Based Speech Recognition is not just accurate, but HIPAA compliant

Morgane Schmidt Healthcare Leave a Comment

In today’s world, speech recognition has gained considerable popularity in everything from text messaging to medical dictation. And why shouldn’t it have? Accurate speech recognition saves time and allows for an improved, hands-free workflow. But not all speech recognition solutions …

You’ve got a good radiology solution. Here’s how to make it great.

Chad Hiner, RN, MS, Executive Director, Healthcare Healthcare 1 Comment

Speech recognition or “VR” (voice recognition), as it is commonly referred to, is a tool that has been widely adopted by those in the medical industry, especially radiologists. At a bare minimum, speech recognition improves the quality of reports produced …

Be Strong

Jon Ford Customer Care, Developer, Healthcare Leave a Comment

As a member of nVoq’s engineering team, I usually write on technical topics. But, after drafting a few ideas for this week’s blog post, I thought a more human topic would be better. In the mid-2000’s I heard Marcus Buckingham …

The Benefits of Mindfulness: Why you Need this in Your Life and Practice

Morgane Schmidt Healthcare Leave a Comment

If you’ve been even remotely awake the last decade or so, you’ve probably heard something about mindfulness, the practice of which has seemingly exploded in popularity over the last few years. While the plethora of yoga and meditation classes designed …

The Evolution of Clinical Workflow Optimization

Kyle O'Donnell, Healthcare Sales Specialist Healthcare Leave a Comment

The average medical provider receives between eight and 12 years of formal education followed by practical experience and continuing education. It’s an understatement to say that these providers are highly trained! Nevertheless, as well-versed as they are in the medical …

Next-Generation GPUs: Driving Innovation in Speech Technology and Beyond

Jon Ford Healthcare Leave a Comment

This year at Denver Startup Week, I had a chance to speak about our use of deep learning in speech alongside Eric Harper of NVIDIA and Frank Burkholder from Galvanize. Frank led with the results of a project that uses …

Bring back the Narrative

Chad Hiner, RN, MS, Executive Director, Healthcare Healthcare Leave a Comment

“Without a narrative portion in my note, I cannot describe my clinical findings in a meaningful way.” This is what my PCP told me when I inquired about her new EHR. They had just replaced their old EHR with a …