Dictaphone Powermic II and Dragon Medical Practice Edition
Recently the federal government has created a stimulus package which will cover the cost of purchasing and deploying electronic health records (EHR). Now medical professionals are looking for the best solution for their practice. Dragon Medical Practice Edition is a software suite that will effectively and accurately maintain patient records and in less time than traditional methods. Dragon Medical Practice Edition helps clinicians efficiently navigate and dictate medical decision-‐making treatments directly into patient records. Medical practitioners find that this software improves care efficiency, reduces transcription costs, ensures information security and of course, improve the profitability of the business. With regards to security, Dragon Medical Practice Edition supports HIPAA patient privacy protocols. Dictaphone Powermic II has built in control buttons that integrate with Dragon Medical Practice Edition so that dictation and navigation through the different screens is easy. Its ergonomic design makes it comfortable to use for long periods of time. The microphone uses the latest in technology for background noise removal, is able to recognize different accents with ease, and has over 60 installable vocabularies for specialties and subspecialties. In addition, the user is alerted when the software detects poor audio input and offers remedies in order to increase future accuracy. Dragon Medical Practice Edition includes a template library that can be customized to the practice’s business style. Many software products require the user to adapt to the flow of the software. The creators of Dragon Medical Practice Edition believe that it is the software that should be customized to the business. In fact, once the software has been installed, it searches the network for resources in order to maximize the user’s experience. Dragon Medical Practice Edition can be installed on just about any PC that has a processor of 2.4 Ghz or more, 2GB of RAM, 5GB of free hard drive space, a sound card and a DVD-‐ROM drive. The software is designed for Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP and Window’s Server 2003. Dictaphone Powermic II connects via USB and comes with a 9 foot long cord so that the practitioner has the freedom to move around. Dragon Medical Practice Edition is designed for medical firms with up to 24 medical professionals. Practitioners will find that they will be able to provide a better service to their patients with a higher level of record accuracy as well as reimbursement rates from insurance companies will rise due to the reliability and accuracy of the patient record.