Transcription Rates: What’s Fair and What’s Not

Transcription Rates: What’s Fair and What’s Not

PER MINUTE RATES: The majority of our competitors charge by the recorded minute. We believe this is an unfair pricing method because in the MAJORITY of instances, the recording is not full to the end.  This means you could be paying for a lot of dead air. Dead air not fair! Also, you will generally […]

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5 Qualifications Your IME Transcription Vendor Must Meet

5 Qualifications Your IME Transcription Vendor Must Meet

We’ve been doing IME transcribing for 20+ years, and we’ve seen clients come to us after a bad experience when they chose the cheapest provider without carefully evaluating the vendor’s qualifications. The following are the five (5) most important areas to evaluate when making your vendor selection. 1. EXPERIENCE Minimum of three (3) years’ experience […]

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Scanning Legal Files for Practice Management and Remote Access

Scanning Legal Files for Practice Management and Remote Access

It’s 9:30 a.m. and already your tension is building. To answer a client’s question, you flip through documents, certain the answer is just seconds away. However, it’s a large file and the minutes turn into a half hour. Meanwhile, the phone is ringing and your email is pinging. You know it’s time to take charge […]

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Stop the Pain! There’s a Better Way to Transcribe Legal Recordings

Stop the Pain! There’s a Better Way to Transcribe Legal Recordings

Transcribing audio and video recordings, interviews and caption reports is, let’s face it, a painful endeavor for legal staff and an expensive use of resources within a law firm. Not only is the transcription process time-consuming, all the starts, stops and rewinds can frustrate even the most experienced typist. Brown & Meyers has been transcribing […]

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Natural Language Processing (NLP) helps healthcare organizations mine transcribed data to enhance patient care, improve profitability, and comply with HIPAA

Natural Language Processing (NLP) helps healthcare organizations mine transcribed data to enhance patient care, improve profitability, and comply with HIPAA

Do you know how many cases of pneumonia your providers treated last year? Do you know how they treated the condition and which treatments were the most effective? Natural Language Processing (NLP) allows you to access data so that you can enhance patient care while simultaneously improving your organization’s bottom line. The problem with unstructured […]

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Protect yourself from spam — free

I don’t know about you, but I get tons of spam every day. For that reason, I’m leery of giving my email address to any site online. It’s easy enough to create a fake address that you use for those cases when you’re not sure if the address you give will be sold to spammers. […]

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Is PHI Lurking In Your Photocopier?

While attention has been focused on the security (HIPAA violation) risks posed by laptops, smartphones, flashdrives and more sophisticated electronic devices, humble office photocopiers have been quietly accumulating personal data on hard drives most of us didn’t know were there.  A CBS News investigation reveals the ease with which clever identity thieves can access reams of data for the price of a […]

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Top 5: How You Know You’re Unorganized

Happy Monday, friends!  We are all working hard at Brown & Meyers, preparing for the busy week ahead.  It is a Monday ritual of mine to look through my upcoming calendar for the week and make sure that I am prepared for every meeting and job that we’re starting. This takes a lot of discipline, […]

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Indexing Documents – Don’t Be Afraid To Be Organized!

Document scanning requires a lot of well thought out plans, and methods of organization.  You’ll have to make decisions about how you want to keep your digital records (i.e. your server, external hard drive, cd, etc.), do you want them OCR’d, if the hard copies are in color, do you want them scanned in color?  […]

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