What is ODMS?

Olympus Dictation Manage System (ODMS) software consists of multiple modules each specifically designed to cater for the needs of different users. Authors, Transcriptionists and System Administrators can each utilize their respective modules to carry out tasks and manage their dictation workflow. The administration modules are only available in the ODMS Workgroup Mode and will be…


What is GPO?

Question: What is GPO?In the United States, a group purchasing organization (or GPO) is an entity that is created to leverage the purchasing power of a group of businesses to obtain discounts from vendors based on the collective buying power of the GPO members.Many GPOs are funded by administrative fees that are paid by the…


What is a user profile within the Olympus DSS Player Pro R5 software?

The user profile is the Olympus Dictation and/or Transcription Module user profile is an .XML [(loginname.xml) or (PCname.xml)] where all of the configuration settings of the user application are stored.  In some support cases, we will request this user profile to assist in troubleshooting an issue.  The user profile can be found:XP: C:Documents and SettingsAll…


What Healthcare challenges does Dragon Medical v10.1 solve?

Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems offer the poten­tial to dramatically improve the cost and quality of health­care. Despite their potential, however, EMR software is used by only 20% of clinicians in the U.S. today1—and less than 5% in small practices. Adoption is slower than expected in part due to: Dramatically slower physician productivity in documenting…


What happens when using the speech recognition capabilities with roaming users selected and you lose your network connection?

For speech recognition capabilities, Philips follows how Dragon works in this situation, which is: Dragon will cache the user profile locally, therefore; if you lose your network connection, Dragon Medical v10.1 will use that ‘cached profile’ until the network connection has been restored. Verification Source: Rob Johnson, Philips Product Manager & Val Matthews, Nuance Sales Engineer