SEATTLE, Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — InDemand Interpreting is proud to announce the availability of its medical Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) application for iPad. Powered by Vidyo, the leading platform for visual communication and collaboration, the iPad App allows healthcare providers to deliver language access to Deaf and limited English proficient (LEP) patients across the continuum of care.
“Thanks to our interpreters, InDemand is already known as the quality leader among medical language service providers,” said InDemand Interpreting CEO Jim Ewel. “This application extends our offerings and ensures effective language access for limited English proficient (LEP) and Deaf patients across the continuum of care.”
Healthcare providers can instantly access HD quality VRI for nearly 20 popular languages, including American Sign Language, without advance scheduling. More than 200 additional voice languages are available in-app, ensuring compliance with state and federal language access guidelines. The application works over both WiFi and mobile broadband wireless networks, and is available now in the Apple iTunes App Store.
“By delivering immediate visual communications between clinicians and patients, InDemand Interpreting’s iPad App demonstrates how technology that is specifically designed to perform over variable networks and consumer devices can help improve quality of care,” said Amnon Gavish, Vidyo’s SVP of Vertical Market Solutions. “Vidyo’s adaptive software-based VidyoWorks platform with HIPPA-compliant encryption integrated into InDemand’s mobile application delivers clinicians and patients with crystal clear communication, removing language based barriers for successful telemedicine consultations.”
As InDemand Interpreting’s most portable offering, the iPad App delivers effective language access across the continuum of care: from admissions to bedside to discharge to homecare.
About InDemand Interpreting:
InDemand was founded in 2007 with the vision of ensuring that every patient receives the highest quality healthcare, regardless of language, cultural background or disability. By delivering the most experienced medical interpreters and highest quality video technology, InDemand Interpreting gives doctors, nurses and clinicians the language access they need to provide the best possible care. For more information visit medical interpreting.
About Vidyo, Inc.
Vidyo, Inc. delivers amazing visual communications and price performance in line with user expectations to power the “human interaction” in the growing market of the “Internet of Things.” The VidyoWorksTM platform and APIs leverage Scalable Video Coding (SVC) and Vidyo’s patented VidyoRouter™ to deliver scalable video conferencing, collaboration solutions and cloud-based services over public networks at a price comparable to audio conferencing. Vidyo pioneered personal telepresence and today is delivering integrated video applications anytime, anywhere over the broadest range of devices. Vidyo has more than 65 patents issued and patents pending in more than 60 patent families in various jurisdictions around the world. Learn more at www.vidyo.com, on the blog or follow Vidyo on Twitter @vidyo and on Facebook.