As physician time with patients continues to be stretched thinner, the need for helpful applications for providers is in high demand. Companies in this session showcased support and assistance tools for providers, taking care to develop applications that are easily integrated into everyday practice.
The era of Pen and Paper Medical records is over! As we enter the Digital Doctor’s Lounge, we explore the latest methods in which physicians can engage technology to do everything from reviewing lab results to transcribing notes and comparing drug information. This session aimed to bring the physician out of the dark ages and into an environment supported and assisted by targeted technology.
As Chief Medical Information Officer for Nuance Communications Dr. Nick van Terheyden uses his experience in EHR development and speech recognition to bring “Florence” to the Health 2.0 stage. As an iPad-based assistant utilizing voice biometrics, “Florence” is sure to become a physicians new best friend for transcribing notes, reviewing labs, scheduling, prescribing medications and more.