Category Archives: Open Source Medical

Ubuntu Hardy Heron v8.04 LTS + OSCAR v9.06 VMware image

Ubuntu Hardy Heron v8.04 Server & OSCAR McMaster Clinical Management System (CMS) RELEASE 9_06 What is OSCAR McMaster Clinical Management System (CMS)? OSCAR is a Suite of Applications which serve to enhance the health and social service community’s ability to … Continue reading

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VMware Server 2.0 + Ubuntu Hardy Heron v8.04 LTS + OSCAR v9.06

Coming soon… How to get VMware Server 2.0, Ubuntu Hardy Heron v8.04 LTS & OSCAR v9.06 to play together nicely. oh and yes we do have a working VMware image of Oscar EMR macpablo

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Budget 2009 provides Canada Health Infoway with $500 million to support the goal of having 50 per cent of Canadians with an electronic health record by 2010.

Canada Health Infoway http://www.infoway-inforoute.ca/lang-en/ An efficient and effective health care system continues to be a top priority for Canadians. The implementation of health information systems in Canada, often referred to as electronic health records, is a critical element to achieving … Continue reading

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We are working on a local install of Oscar medical for Mac

We are in the process of developing a local install of Oscar Medical for OS X.  I’ll have more information as it becomes avaliable.   Thanks Macpablodesigns

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Installation of OSCAR v9.06 + Ubuntu Hardy Heron v8.04 LTS

Getting Started First, you must install Ubuntu 8.04 LTS. The installation of the base operating system is beyond the scope of this document. Ubuntu can be downloaded or ordered in disk format directly over the internet. Ubuntu runs on inexpensive, … Continue reading

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Electronic health records: potholes on the road to eHealth

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 | 3:53 PM ET http://www.cbc.ca/health/story/2009/05/27/f-electronic-health-records.html Canadians are heavy users of the health-care system. Every year, there are 322 million office-based visits to the doctor. The vast majority of them — 94 per cent — … Continue reading

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EHealth scandal a $1B waste: auditor

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 7, 2009 | 8:10 PM ET http://www.cbc.ca/canada/toronto/story/2009/10/07/ehealth-auditor.html?ref=rss&loomia_si=t0:a16:g2:r2:c0.0613188:b28226160 Ontario Auditor General Jim McCarter’s report on eHealth criticizes the agency for relying too much on consultants and for lacking strategic direction. (Frank Gunn/Canadian Press) A scathing report on … Continue reading

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Ont. researchers tout cheap eHealth alternative

Free software is secure, creators say Last Updated: Friday, October 9, 2009 | 8:15 PM ET http://www.cbc.ca/canada/toronto/story/2009/10/09/mcmaster-medical-records-oscar674.html Researchers at Hamilton’s McMaster University say they have devised an electronic medical records system that can be implemented by physicians across Ontario for … Continue reading

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