Nuance Communications Inc., a supplier of speech and imaging solutions based in Burlington, Mass., has launched PowerScribe Workstation 4.8, a speech recognition reporting solution for radiology.
According to the company, the new version support Internet Explorer Version 7, Windows XP, and has an updated report coding interface, which is voice enabled to allow users to enter various codes into reports for such functions as peer review, image quality and risk management.
More than half (56 percent) of healthcare professionals believe their organization could be doing more to educate employees on HIPAA compliance and the rules around sharing protected health information.
The Arnhold Institute for Global Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is partnering with DigitalGlobe to create the Health Equity Atlas Initiative (ATLAS), a platform that standardizes and maps population data in order to generate insights that address health inequities.
Englewood, Colorado-based health system Catholic Health Initiatives is in merger talks with San Francisco-based Dignity Health to potentially create one of the largest nonprofit health systems by revenue in the country.
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) received the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) annual Grace Award in recognition of its leadership in health information management.