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Last $16.87 USD
Change Today -0.18 / -1.06%
Volume 2.8M
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Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. It offers hosted and on-premise solutions and services that provide platforms to generate and distribute clinical documentation through the use of dictation and transcription features; clinical documentation improvement programs; and speech recognition solutions for radiology, cardiology, pathology, and related specialties enabling healthcare providers to dictate, edit, and sign reports without manual transcription. The company also offers mobile and consumer solutions comprising voice control and text-to-speech solutions; dictation applications; text input; mobile messaging services; and Web search and voicemail-to-text services for use in phones, cars, tablets, desktop and portable computers, televisions, smart watches, personal navigation devices, and other consumer electronics. In addition, it provides customer service business intelligence and authentication solutions that utilize technologies, such as speech recognition, natural language understanding, dialog management, text-to-speech, voice biometrics, and virtual assistants and analytics for the telecommunications, financial services, travel, entertainment, and government sectors to support, understand, and communicate with customers. Further, the company offers document imaging, print management, and PDF solutions to printer manufacturers, home offices, small businesses, and enterprise customers; and software development toolkits to independent software vendors, as well as licenses its software to printer manufacturers. Nuance Communications, Inc. markets and sells its products through direct sales force and a network of resellers, and its e-commerce Website. The company was formerly known as ScanSoft, Inc. and changed its name to Nuance Communications, Inc. in October 2005. Nuance Communications, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.

nuance communications inc (NUAN) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $800.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $469.2K
President of Healthcare Division
Total Annual Compensation: $323.1K
Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $354.8K
Executive Vice President of Corporate Strateg...
Total Annual Compensation: $375.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

nuance communications inc (NUAN) Key Developments

Nuance Communications, Inc. Launches PowerScribe 360® Reporting version 3.0

Nuance Communications, Inc. announced the general availability of PowerScribe 360® Reporting version 3.0, delivering the integrated computer-assisted reporting solution at the point of clinical documentation for radiologists. PowerScribe 360, the leading radiology reporting and communication platform, enables radiologists to create higher quality reports supported by real-time, evidence-based clinical guidance using content developed by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Coupled with quality check tools, PowerScribe preserves radiologists’ natural workflow, and provides referring physicians and patients with more consistent recommendations following an exam. Nuance PowerScribe 360 Reporting 3.0 was tested in advance of its release by Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, as well as The Mount Sinai Hospital " Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt in New York, and is now available for the broader radiology community. Additional New PowerScribe 360 Reporting 3.0 Features include: Streamlined longitudinal viewing - PowerScribe 360 facilitates the communication and tracking of changes in patient data, such as characteristics of lesions and tumors over time, and supports presentation of patient radiation dosing through easy-to-use tables; Improved access to prior studies " Leveraging Nuance’s PowerShare Network ™, rapid access to images from prior studies improves patient care and reduces unnecessary and redundant exams; Expedited report version comparisons " New report comparison enables quick and easy identification of changes between subsequent versions of radiology reports, which improves resident training and allows administrators to easily assess report quality; Award-winning speech recognition " Incorporates the Nuance Dragon Medical speech recognition engine, delivering unsurpassed speech accuracy of up to 99%.

Roku Inc. Integrates Nuance Communications, Inc.'s Dragon TV Voice Recognition

Nuance Communications, Inc. announced that Roku Inc. has integrated Dragon TV voice recognition into the voice search experience on the Roku 3 streaming player and the Roku mobile app for iOS and Android devices. As a result, consumers simply press a button on the enhanced remote control or within the Roku app, and speak to search for movies and TV shows. Dragon TV makes it easy for people to navigate the seemingly endless menu of TV shows, movies and content made available in today’s connected home, by providing service providers and manufacturers with the ability to design a voice interface into the fabric of their overall user experience quickly and easily.

Agfa Healthcare Integrates Nuance Communications, Inc.'s Speech Recognition Software in ORBIS CIS

Agfa HealthCare and Nuance Communications, Inc. have announced the integration of the new version of Nuance's speech recognition software, 360 SpeechAnywhere Services, in the ORBIS clinical information system (CIS). With the Nuance speech recognition functionalities, physicians who use ORBIS can enhance their productivity, allowing them to spend more time with their patients. Within the context of care facility reorganization and hospital budget reduction issues in France, voice recognition solutions for healthcare professionals are increasingly popular. Hospitals are looking for simple, reliable and productive tools that provide data capture, consultation and medical data-sharing functionalities on demand. After the successful integration of Nuance voice recognition into the heart of ORBIS in Germany since 2013, Agfa HealthCare and Nuance Communications are now demonstrating their commitment to offering an effective solution for the healthcare sector in France.


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