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Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom, 2010/09/29 - The new Philips SpeechMike III is now available from G2 Speech - the leading provider of medical speech recognition and digital dictation solutions.
The third generation handsets bring improved noise-reduction technology, antimicrobial surface, and optimised dictation buttons to the bestselling line of speech recognition and digital dictation microphones.
SpeechMike III has been created after listening to customer feedback and incorporates new ergonomic and practical use improvements over the much loved SpeechMike II. Philips SpeechMike III can be used for standard digital dictation but is also ideal for next generation speech recognition systems such as MediSpeech from G2 Speech.
The new model handset is designed for maximum ease of use and has an antimicrobial surface, ideally suited for environments which require clinical levels of hygiene. Other improvements include exceptionally clear sound quality, which makes the SpeechMike III perfectly suited for use with speech recognition systems.
Neil Duggan, Philips Speech Processing Sales Manager welcomed G2 Speech making the SpeechMike III available:
“Philips sees G2 Speech as a key partner in delivering the SpeechMike III to NHS Trusts, GPs and other medical organisations. It is a winning combination of our advanced dictation technology, enabling impressive speech recognition and digital dictation results.”
Henry Gallagher, managing director of G2 Speech UK Ltd said: “G2 Speech provides NHS Trusts with hundreds of Philips SpeechMikes for speech recognition and digital dictation. We recommend that the Philips SpeechMike III should be the first choice for any organisation looking to implement a G2 Speech solution.
In Holland over 95% of hospitals already use a G2 Speech solution with Philips SpeechMikes. We now look forward to introducing the SpeechMike III to great effect across the UK, working closely with Philips to make sure that NHS Trusts have the best voice recording equipment available.”
Gerhard Podhradsky, head of development at Philips Speech Processing said: “Philips dictation devices are the systems utilised most by professional users, not only in the traditional areas of dictation and voice recognition applications, such as medicine or the legal field, but in all applications with high-text volume – whether in business, scientific institutions, or government agencies.”
About G2 Speech
G2 Speech (g2speech.com) is the market leader in speech recognition and digital dictation solutions for hospitals and other health care organisations. Using efficient and highly accurate digital technologies created specifically for the medical environment, G2 Speech solutions improve workflow efficiency and deliver significant reductions in cost.
G2 Speech works with more than 95% of hospitals in the Netherlands and the Company’s implementation, training and support services are expanding rapidly across the UK and Belgium.
The impressive accuracy rates (up to 98%) achieved with speech recognition software from G2 Speech mean that health care professionals are now recording and distributing their consultation notes and other information almost instantly.
These medical speech recognition solutions are delivering such impressive returns on investment for NHS trusts, GP surgeries and other health care organisations that G2 Speech would be glad to arrange for you to talk with customers who have implemented speech recognition across their departments and trusts.
About Philips Speech Processing
For more than 50 years Philips Speech Processing (philips.com) has been the driving force in delivering dictation and speech technologies to users around the world. With its headquarters and production centre located in Vienna, Austria, Philips Speech Processing is the world’s market leader in professional digital and analogue dictation solutions.
From office-based desktop dictation to mobile dictation, from conference recording to entire workflow solutions with the SpeechExec software family, our products support every imaginable scenario. Revolutionary digital dictation products, such as the SpeechMike, the Digital Pocket Memo with Voice Commands, the Barcode Module and the LAN Docking Station are helping professionals to work more efficiently every day, in the easiest possible manner, entirely in keeping with Philips ‘sense and simplicity’ philosophy.