MedQuist Inc. announced that SpeechQ for Radiology was rated No. 1 for front-end speech recognition by customers, according to KLAS Enterprises' Speech Recognition Report, May 2007. This is the second consecutive year in which SpeechQ has been recognized as the leading solution in this category.
MedQuist scored an overall vendor ranking score of 87.6 percent, significantly higher than the average of 79.9 percent, and almost 7 points ahead of the nearest competitor.
SpeechQ for Radiology is designed to significantly reduce report turnaround time and the associated costs of creating radiology reports. Radiologists can elect to dictate, review and immediately authenticate (e-sign) their reports, or send to a medical editor at their discretion. An embedded Workflow Engine allows facilities to easily customize the system to meet their unique needs and policies.