Tag Archives: Nuance

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

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WellDoc, a health care behavioral science and technology company, launched BlueStar, an FDA approved mobile prescription therapy for Type 2 diabetes. It is the first mobile health product eligible for insurance reimbursement similar to other prescription products. Sessions began a clinical … Continue reading

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Unfrazzle, a smartphone app for tracking and sharing caregiving tasks, is now available in the Apple App Store. The initial version is free and an Android version will be available soon. Nuance confirmed that their technology is present in Siri, … Continue reading

A Healthy Dose of IT Optimism

A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association states leaders in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) are calling for a “next generation” of electronic health records (EHRs) that focuses on enhanced usability. An array … Continue reading

How Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center Increased EHR Use with Nuance’s Speech Technology

Adem Arslani, director of information systems and clinical informatics at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Illinois, relatively recently deployed Nuance’s Dragon Speech Recognition Software at his hospital. This allows physicians to document by way of dictation. Arslani explains how this turned … Continue reading

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Medivo Inc., a startup that aims to help physicians and patients better discuss  patient lab results, acquired WellApps. WellApps is creator of the GI Monitor, a disease management tool for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis patients. GI … Continue reading

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iSonea will design and market a home and mobile asthma monitoring platform in partnership with Qualcomm. The new technology will combine iSonea’s Acoustic Respiratory Monitoring technology and wireless asthma management systems with Qualcomm’s 2net platform. The integration will securely link … Continue reading