Practice Fusion Inc. is a San Francisco-based company that has developed a free electronic medical record (EMR) system available to physicians in a software-as-a-service (SaaS). The software, also called Practice Fusion, includes modules for patient management, e-prescribing, scheduling and billing. The company claims to have more than 30,000 users in all 50 states.
Patient management features of Practice Fusion include a library of shared charts for physicians within a practice or network, a live feed of patients’ medical and diagnostic history, records of lab tests, immunization records and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) growth charts. The e-prescribing feature maintains a patient prescription history, includes a medication library from which physicians can add custom medications, and has an email feature for sending drug information and dosage instructions.
Practice Fusion has an FAQ about its EMR software.