Saturday, May 13, 2006

MxSecure Names new Client Services Director

MxSecure, Inc., the nation’s leading provider of medical transcription services to health care clinics, today announced the addition of a Director of Client Services to its senior management team. Bonnie Crow joins MxSecure in this newly created position and will be responsible for the company’s customer care and client implementation functions.

MxSecure, Inc., Provider of Medical Transcription, Names Bonnie Crow as Director of Client Services

MedQuist Announces Preliminary, Partial and Unaudited Financial Results

As previously announced, the Company received an administrative HIPAA subpoena for documents from the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts on December 17, 2004. The subpoena sought information primarily about the Company's provision of medical transcription services to governmental and non-governmental customers. The information was requested in connection with a government investigation into whether MedQuist and others violated federal laws in connection with the provision of medical transcription services. MedQuist continues to cooperate fully with the Department of Justice.

MedQuist Announces Preliminary, Partial and Unaudited Financial Results

Friday, May 12, 2006

View from India (Part I)

Dr. Chandrakant outlines how the Medical Transcription industry and career looks from the Indian perspective. An interesting point he makes, specially from the perspective of the BPO boom that has driven much of the new economy of the last several years, is the fact that MT was one of the first business processes to be outsourced in a big way though other processes have overshadowed it with time.

Medical Transcription: An Attractive Career Choice

Thursday, May 11, 2006


NASSCOM, the trade body of the IT/ITES/BPO industry in India, at its ninth ITES Summit this year, has a NASSCOM-AAMT initiated session. This will be held on June 7 and 8, 2006, at the Leela Palace, Bangalore. It is a good opportunity for the Indian Industry to have a heads together. Hope to see you there.

Here is the program.

National Medical Transcriptionist Week

National Medical Transcriptionist Week starts Monday and the AAMT (American Association for Medical Transcription) is attempting to increase public awareness.

Medical transcriptionists around the country will celebrate May 14-20, 2006, acknowledging the importance of careful documentation and the skill and knowledge required to meet the demands of our chosen profession. AAMT invites you to become part of that celebration and to share it with everyone you know.

American Association for Medical Transcription

Spheris Completes Acquisition of Vianeta Communications

A while back, Spheris announced they were buying Vianeta Communications, a leading platform for transcription workflow. A couple of days ago they completed their acquisition.

Spheris, a leading global provider of medical transcription technology and services, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Vianeta Communications, a leading developer and supplier of enterprise-wide clinical documentation technology for hospitals, health systems and group practices.

Spheris Completes Acquisition of Vianeta Communications

Wednesday, May 10, 2006

New Technology from Arrendale Associates

Here's an interview with the management team of Arrendale Associates highlighting their new medical transcription platform.

AAI has developed a proprietary word processor and tools for medical transcription along with custom work flow solutions that meet a particular need in the industry, allow for outsourcing while remaining HIPAA compliant,” management told WRAL Local Tech Wire in a recent Q&A, “and delivering products and services over the Internet for ease of deployment, support and use by physicians, nurses, clinicians and medical transcriptionists.

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MedQuist Ranked Number One by KLAS Enterprises

Medquist was given the award of "Speech Recognition Dictation and Transcription Market Segment".

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MedQuist (Pink Sheets: MEDQ - News) is pleased to announce that KLAS Enterprises has ranked the company's SpeechQ for Radiology(TM) product as the top solution in the Speech Recognition Dictation and Transcription market segment.

MedQuist Ranked Number One by KLAS Enterprises

Tuesday, May 09, 2006

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