Enterprise speech recognition and dictation software vendor Nuance recently
honored numerous healthcare organizations for exceptional use of its products.
The company highlighted its customers at Conversations Healthcare 2010, an
annual Nuance user conference.

The company named 39 organizations to the eScription Million Dollar Club,
which was started in 2005. Members are recognized for saving $1 million or more
on medical transcription costs using Nuance’s products. Collectively, the 39 new
members have saved a total of $140 million, according to Nuance.

“While cost savings has been a tremendous benefit, and we’re honored to be
recognized for our $14 million in savings, the customer service and speech
recognition capabilities of Nuance’s solutions have also been incredible,” Cindy
Janick-Pederson, medical transcription manager for Aurora Health Care, said.

Eight organizations were also recognized for medical transcription
productivity gains attained by deploying Dictaphone Enterprise Speech System and
eScription. According to Nuance, these eight organizations experienced 100
percent increases in productivity compared to traditional transcription