A single, cloud-hosted voice profile allows clinicians to dictate into their EMR from anywhere, any device, and any care setting. By providing clinicians greater flexibility and portability in choosing appropriate workflows and devices, 3M Fluency Direct frees up more time for patient care.
"3M Fluency Direct has been life changing. Thanks to 3M, I save several minutes on every follow-up visit and about 10 minutes on every new consultation. And compared to documenting in the EHR without any speech recognition at all, 3M saves me 3 to 4 hours every day."
Dr. Peter Sloane
Founding Partner, Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates of Baltimore
"3M Fluency Direct is a great success. It makes the job of physicians – and eventually patient care – much more efficient and better overall with easier, more accurate workflows."
Dr. Yair Lev
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cardiology Division, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
"In terms of the choice in 3M, number one was accuracy. Number two was accuracy. And number three was accuracy."
Dr. Michael Sanders
Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Flagler Hospital
3M Fluency Direct also includes built-in CAPD functionality to deliver real time automated and proactive AI correlated feedback to clinicians as they document in the EMR. This closed-loop documentation solution automatically brings the right insights to clinicians within the clinical documentation workflow, as well as tracks and reports on clinician interaction with the system.
At the core of 3M Fluency Direct’s game-changing, out-of-the-gate accuracy is the power of speech understanding. This proprietary technology combines best-in-breed speech recognition solutions with powerful natural language understanding (NLU), allows clinicians to speak in conversational tones, and improves accuracy over time. NLU enables the creation of rich documents that encapsulate both narrative and encoded information, as well as dictation directly into any application.
An integral part of our solutions, our team of in-house clinical documentation specialists helps you optimise 3M technology for the highest level of utilisation and efficiency gains in your EMR. Expertise with 3M Fluency Direct and more than 200 EMRs and EHRs facilitates at-the-elbow coaching and system customisation to further enhance the experience.
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Built to scale, 3M Fluency Direct voice recognition dictation software offers flexible deployment models to run cost effectively in many different EMR, EHR, PC, virtual, thin client and server architectures. Support for automated installation and upgrades frees up IT resources and speeds up processes.
3M Fluency Direct works with third-party mobile applications to include the growing number of productivity enhancing apps clinicians regularly use. This provides an integrated, top-quality speech experience across desktops, smart devices, and mobile apps to expedite medical communication and patient care.
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One health system turned to 3M’s AI-powered speech recognition and services to create a more strategic clinical documentation approach that includes more complete and structured notes, streamlined EMR workflows and an improved clinician experience.
Top ranking speech and AI-powered solution to conversationally create complete clinical notes directly within the EMR.
3M Fluency Direct is a part of 3M's comprehensive, continuous documentation suite built on a single, proprietary technology platform that uses a single user and speech profile. This allows clinicians to seamlessly use front-end speech recognition, mobile speech recognition, back-end transcription and editing workflows — or a personalised blend of these options.
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