OpenEMR is a medical practice management, electronic medical records, prescription writing, and medical billing application. It is a replacement for medical applications such as Medical Manager, Health Pro, and Misys. It features support for EDI billing to clearing houses such as MedAvant and ZirMED using ANSI X12. Major features include electronic billing (includes Medicare), document management, integrated practice management, e-prescribing, prescriptions by printed script, fax, or email, insurance tracking, multilanguage support, easy customization, easy Windows installation, integration with an external general accounting program (SQL-Ledger), and a built-in scheduler. It is multi-facility capable, voice recognition ready (on Windows), and Web based (secure access with SSL certificates).
FreeMED is a Web-based medical records (EMR) and patient management system with a printing system, patient scheduling, an HL7 interface, a billing system, XML-RPC Web services, and many other features. It has an extensible modular architecture, allowing it to be customized based on individual practices without having to rewrite core components of the system. It is HIPAA compliant.
ClearHealth is a fully comprehensive practice management system and EMR. It takes DNA from the FreeMED and OpenEMR projects, and is based on the Smarty templating engine. It includes support for medications, SOAP data entry, clinical reporting, e-prescribing, and labs. Feature for feature, it can compete with proprietary systems like Nextgen and GE Centricity. It includes support for the iPhone and iPod touch (native application).
Tiger Dental Practice Manager is a Java-based dental practice management program. It allows for realtime online appointment booking for patients. Practice users have a Swing based application to maintain the appointment book and patient records. The application is provided as a fully managed service.