December 12, 2019

Amazon Launches EHR-Integrated, Machine Learning-Powered Transcription Service

Amazon Web Services announced the launch of Amazon Transcribe Medical, an automatic speech recognition service. The service is designed to provide accurate, affordable and efficient transcribing of healthcare providers notes in the electronic medical record. In addition to relieving the stress related to the extraordinary time necessary for provider documentation, healthcare and related industries are needing to collect real-world evidence such as efficacy and side effects of medications frequently reported during phone interactions with patients.