Open Source Clinical Application and Resource (OSCAR) EMR is a nonprofit organization that was founded by the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University in 2001. OSCAR is an ISO 13485:2003 certified electronic medical record (EMR) solution for practices of all sizes. It is an open source system with no licensing fees attached.
Oscar EMR has served over 800 clinics and 1.5 million patients across Canada. It can be deployed on-premise as well as in the cloud. It also features a medical billing system.
Features of OSCAR EMR include collection of health care information, complete billing capabilities, chronic disease management tools, prescription module and scheduling. OSCAR EMR offers chronic disease management (CDM) tools such as chronic disease management FlowSheets, chronic disease management audit tools and maternity care forms. It also allows the users to attach multimedia files to the existing patient information.