[athen] accommodation ideas?
Nick.Baker at mso.umt.edu
Fri Jun 25 07:09:54 PDT 2004
Dragon has a Medical version.
Assistive Technology Coordinator
Disability Services for Students
The University of Montana
32 Campus Drive
Lommasson Center 154
Missoula, MT 59812
e-mail: nick.baker at mso.umt.edu
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nick Ogrizovich III [mailto:defnick at yahoo.com]
> Sent: Friday, June 25, 2004 8:02 AM
> To: athen at lists.oregonstate.edu
> Subject: [athen] accommodation ideas?
> hello fellow AT folks,
> recently, i've been asked to resolve a somewhat unique problem.
> we have a medical student who is going to start doing rounds
> in a hospital in town. she wants the ability to verbally
> utter her patient notes and have it captured as text. (ala dragon)
> however, she wants the accuracy rate to be at least 90%. i
> have misgivings about dragon being that accurate when using
> medical jargon. any success stories?
> are there any other ways to address this? so far, the idea is
> to get a workstation situated in a quiet place for her
> somewhere in the hospital, and she would return to this
> station, speak out her notes, make minute corrections, and
> just do this all day.
> for the initial time period while we see if this all works, i
> suggested that she use a voice recorder, and then use
> transcription services to get verbatim text, which she can
> copy/paste into notes if need be.
> she originally wanted a portable solution, but i just dont
> see how this can be done accurately. (using a wireless mike
> and then hoping a remote laptop would get everything right...?)
> any ideas are greatly appreciated, thanks!
> nick ogrizovich
> university of vermont
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