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  • OCR (optical character recognition)

    OCR (optical character recognition) is the recognition of printed or written text characters by a computer.

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  • Office for Civil Rights (OCR)

    The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is an organization within the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS),

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  • Automated License Plate Recognition (ALPR)

    Automated License Plate Recognition (ALPR) is a technology that uses optical character recognition (OCR) to automatically...

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    • Speed cameras to spot faces

      New software could lead to roadside speed cameras that can photograph and recognise drivers' faces as well as car number plates...

    • Stingray to catch road tax cheats

      The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency is to spend £1m on computerised cameras capable of identifying road tax dodgers.

    • Morrisons links up fuel station IT

      Morrisons has completed the integration of point of sale systems at its 300 petrol stations with its head-office systems.

  • transcription error

    A transcription error is a specific type of data entry error that is commonly made by human operators or by optical character recognition...

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  • HIPAA omnibus rule (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 omnibus rule)

    The HIPAA omnibus rule (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 omnibus rule), in a health information technology...

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  • intelligent character recognition (ICR)

    Intelligent character recognition (ICR) is the computer translation of manually entered text characters into machine-readable c...

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  • document reader

    A document reader is a device that converts an electronic file or printed matter to a form suitable for use by people with visu...

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  • HIPAA business associate agreement (BAA)

    A HIPAA business associate agreement (BAA) is a contract between a HIPAA covered entity and a HIPAA business associate (BA) tha...

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  • noisy text

    Noisy text is an electronically-stored communication that cannot be categorized properly by a text mining software program. Noi...

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  • noisy data

    Noisy data is meaningless data. The term was often used as a synonym for corrupt data, but its meaning has expanded to include ...

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