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CoolDoctors Sets Sights on Kandy’s Cloud Communications Platform

D-EYE Partners with TreVia to Expand Remote HealthcareNew partners are teaming up to bringing a clearer vision to the ophthalmology industry, saving time and money for patients and doctors.

GENBAND, a provider of real time communications solutions, confirmed to MHW on Thursday a technology development collaboration between Kandy, its cloud communications platform that allows anyone to easily add voice, video, messaging, presence, and collaboration capabilities directly into their mobile and web applications, and CoolDoctors, a top telemedicine platform provider for eye care professionals and ophthalmology practices.

The CoolDoctors cloud-based telemedicine platform and mobile application, with voice, messaging and video features powered by Kandy, is being featured at the Telecom Council Carrier Connections conference September 28 – 29 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California.
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Nebraska Medicine Physicians Report Technological Advantage

Nuance Moving Ahead with Art of Medicine InitiativeNuance Communications recently announced that Nebraska Medicine, after a head-to-head competitive process, chose and implemented Nuance Dragon Medical One as the cloud-based clinical speech recognition platform for its initiative to “get physicians more engaged and satisfied with documentation processes in the electronic health record (EHR) system.”

The results, we’re told, have been staggeringly positive.

According to a provided release, combining Epic’s tools for structured information with Nuance technology allows Nebraska Medicine’s physicians to use their voice to tell the patient’s complete patient story.

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A Healthy Partnership: Nuance, DialogTech Team Up for Conversation Insight 2.0

New Study Shows Positive Nuance Clinical Documentation ImprovementLeading call attribution provider, DialogTech, unveiled on Wednesday something it calls Conversation Insight 2.0 powered by Nuance Transcription Engine (NTE).

The offering is touted as being a powerful, fast and highly accurate engine to transcribe audio and unlock valuable insights for marketing and sales teams.

Part of the DialogTech platform, Conversation Insight 2.0 records and transcribes marketing driven calls, making it easy for marketers to run a detailed analysis of phone conversations driven from any marketing source to any call centers, remote agents, business location or franchisee.

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San Antonio Doctor Prescribes Cutting Edge Treatment for Back and Spine

san-antonio-doctor-prescribes-cutting-edge-treatment-for-back-and-spineFor those living with it, back pain can be a nightmare. But deep in the heart of Texas, one doctor’s efforts could turn a nightmare into a dream come true.

Seeking a safer and more technologically advanced answer for back pain that chiropractic care pain meds, physical therapy and even spinal fusion in extreme cases, Dr. Dmitry Buyanov is making headlines this week.

A spine and back specialist, Dr. Buyanov understands the fears and concerns of patients when it comes to surgery for the spine. And he’s working toward an alternative to those methods of treatment and care.
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Zipnosis to Participate in Telemedicine Congressional Roundtable

Growing Demand from North America to Push Growth of Video Telemedicine MarketWhen virtual care—the modern version of telemedicine—is delivered properly, it holds enormous potential as a critical component in the healthcare model of the future.

That’s the assessment issued Thursday by Zipnosis, a company that partners with health systems nationwide to provide a white-labeled telehealth virtual care platform.

“Lawmakers who guide policy related to healthcare access and coverage are recognizing that potential, and they want to know more,” the company says.

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Progress Being Made on 5G Mobile Network Technology

Samsung, Pebble Reaping the Rewards of Wearables BoomOn Wednesday, VRJournal reported that Samsung Electronics America is collaborating with T-Mobile US on new demonstrations and lab tests designed to bring the power of 5G mobile networks to the masses.

Through this collaboration, the companies will assess next generation network development in real-world mobile use cases and applications, and conduct lab and field trials that demonstrate a range of innovative 5G-driven capabilities.

The collaboration includes initial testing later this year of 5G mobility in an outdoor environment using T-Mobile’s 28 GHz (mmWave) spectrum and Samsung’s 5G proof of concept system, which will be enabled by Samsung’s advanced beam forming technology.

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Mobile Health Helps CDC and NIOSH Recognize Respirator Safety Awareness

n95logo2016On Wednesday, New York based national occupational healthcare provider, Mobile Health, confirmed its new partnership with the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) to celebrate N95 Day.

Now in its fourth year, N95 Day is celebrated this year on September 6th.

Referring to the filtering facepiece respirator, the N95 in N95 Day is used in a wide array of industries such as construction, healthcare, gardening, and more.

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