Tanzanian hospital adopts voice recognition technology.
The Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) in Dar es Salaam has become the first public hospital in Tanzania to use voice recognition technology. The new technology will help doctors to encode patients’ information as well as help decrease report turnaround time and increase patient satisfaction with quality reporting as well as maximising patient care.
MNH Executive Director, Prof Lawrence Museru said the new technology will reduce processing of patients’ information. “We can’t say, with certainty the time it would take, but it will definitely take a shorter time now to process the images,” said Prof Museru when …read more