Reference 2019-132

REF:           2019-132

Subject:       Digital Dictation Supplier

 

Request:

1. Does your Trust use digital dictation? If yes please could you answer the following:

  • Name of solution
  • Name of supplier
  • Date installed
  • Which departments currently use digital dictation?
  • Are you planning to replace current digital dictation solution?
  • What are the timescales for replacement?

 

2. Does your Trust have an in-house transcription service / typing pool?

3. Does the Trust outsource transcription services? If you do, please could you tell me when your current contract is due to be reviewed?

4. The name, job title of the person responsible within the Trust for clinical work flow?

 

 

Response:

1. Does your Trust use digital dictation? If yes please could you answer the following: Yes
a) Name of solution Medispeech
b) Name of supplier G2 Speech UK
c) Date installed 2010
d) Which departments currently use digital dictation? Medical and surgical departments.
e) Are you planning to replace current digital dictation solution? No immediate plans.
f) What are the timescales for replacement? Nil
2. Does your Trust have an in-house transcription service / typing pool? Yes
3. Does the Trust outsource transcription services? If you do, please could you tell me when your current contract is due to be reviewed? No
4. The name, job title of the person responsible within the Trust for clinical work flow? Section 21: Information already available

This exemption applies if the information requested is already accessible to the requester. You could apply this if you know that the requester already has the information, or if it is already in the public domain.

 

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