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Ranked #1 Best in KLAS for Speech Recognition: Front-End Imaging

3M™ M*Modal Fluency for Imaging ranks #1 for the fourth time


Save time with AI-powered radiology reporting software

For busy radiology departments and imaging centers, the ability to create accurate reports in a shorter time can make a big difference. 3M™ M*Modal Fluency for Imaging combines top ranking speech recognition technology, artificial intelligence (AI)-driven real time clinical insights, workflow management and productivity enhancing tools to improve quality, efficiency, compliance and cost control.

Focused on radiologists’ experience, the software preserves natural workflows and turns dictation into accurate, high quality documents that are structured, clinically encoded, searchable and shareable. 3M Fluency for Imaging also drives actions that support value-based care and the American College of Radiology®’s Imaging 3.0® initiative.

Key benefits

  • Target with an arrow in the bulls-eye

    Going beyond the typical imaging speech recognition software, our technology uniquely includes natural language understanding (NLU) to contextually understand what the radiologist is dictating. 3M Fluency for Imaging ranked #1 in the Best in KLAS report for Speech Recognition: Front-End Imaging for 2024, 2023, 2022 and 2020.

  • Gear with a check mark in it

    Built-in computer-assisted physician documentation (CAPD) (PDF, 296 KB) provides real time, automated and interactive clinical insights within the reporting workflow. With this AI-powered software, radiologists can identify and address documentation gaps to support compliance and accurate reimbursement, all while reducing clicks and saving time.

  • Computer with pencil in front of it

    Configure a productivity enhancing solution that’s right for your team. In addition to customizable templates and personalized macros, mix and match workflow extensions such as actionable findings management (PDF, 117 KB) and peer review (PDF, 59 KB) assist with accurately capturing, documenting and delivering patient outcomes.

  • An arrow splitting off into two directions

    With cloud-based and on-premise options, you can choose how speech is processed and ensure the imaging reporting workflow works for you. 3M Fluency for Imaging is interoperable with leading picture archiving and communication systems (PACS), radiology information systems (RIS), electronic health records (EHRs) and clinical systems.

Hear from our clients

  • How St. Claire HealthCare achieved faster, smarter and easier reporting

    Every second matters in the reading room – especially as exam volumes have risen for many radiology departments and imaging centers. To enable radiologists to create complete and compliant reports in less time, St. Claire HealthCare uses 3M Fluency for Imaging functionalities including speech recognition, customized reporting templates and macros, CAPD and workflow extensions.

    Check out the case study

  • A radiologist’s perspective

    “Radiologists don’t want to spend a lot of time trying to figure stuff out, make multiple clicks or scroll. 3M Fluency for Imaging is just so well integrated, you don’t really have to think, it kind of becomes part of you.”

    – Dr. William Lewis, diagnostic radiologist, St. Claire HealthCare 

    Curious what other clients have to say?
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Integrated with 3M™ M*Modal Scout

  • Built on the same technology platform, 3M Fluency for Imaging works seamlessly with our business intelligence and analytics solution so that radiologists and administrators can have ready access to summarized tactical, operational and clinical information that is immediately actionable. This enables you to track, report and improve the value you deliver to the patient care continuum.

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Let’s see how we can work together to support your radiology team with solutions that save time, support accuracy and beat burnout.


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