MedQuist Inc. (Nasdaq: MEDQ), a leading provider of technology-enabled clinical documentation services, is integrating with Epic Systems Corporation within its Hyperspace environment to offer a solution that integrates “partial dictations” with the template-based clinical documentation process, enabling physicians to complete the Electronic Health Record (EHR) without changing their documentation workflow.
Partial dictation combines structured and narrative input, resulting in more comprehensive and complete documentation of a patient encounter. Structured input supplemented with narrative dictation:
- Meets physician workflow demands, increasing physician adoption and satisfaction;
- Can reduce the overall cost of documentation by more than 50 percent; and
- In certain instances, can completely eliminate dictation. [Read more…]