Medical Transcription Editing Industry

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Medical Transcription Editing Industry
2013-10-23 10:35:08
MTE Terminology R–W

MTE Terminology R–W
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  1. reasoning skills
    The power of the mind to think, understand, and form judgments by a process of logic.
  2. skepticism
    A doubting or questioning attitude or state of mind.
  3. speech recognition engine
    The piece of software that takes what a doctor says and turns it into a report, which the MTE will edit.
  4. speech recognition
    The process of converting a speech signal to a sequence of words by means of an algorithm implemented as a computer program. Sometimes known as automatic speech recognition.
  5. speech-to-text
    The conversion of a spoken language audio signal to textual representation. Talk turns into type.
  6. text-to-speech
    The conversion of a text input to an audio speech signal.  Type turned into talk.
  7. verification
    The process of establishing the truth, accuracy, or validity of something.
  8. voice recognition
    The process of identifying a speaker by computational methods on an audio signal.
  9. voice training
    Also referred to as acoustic modeling.  The process by which a speech recognition engine is taught to recognize the vocabulary, grammar, and vocal stylings of a particular person (e.g., the doctor).
  10. workflow
    The sequence of industrial, administrative, or other processes through which a piece of work passes from initiation to completion.