OpenEMR is the most popular open source electronic health record and medical practice management solution. PROMIS® measures including computer adaptive tests (CATs) are available via GitHub.


Providers may:

  • Order PROMIS computer adaptive tests (CATs) and short forms available through the Assessment Center API for adults and pediatric patients
  • Receive email notification when patients complete assessments
  • View individual patient’s scores over time within OpenEMR
  • Utilize patient responses and scores stored within OpenEMR

Patients can complete assessments through:

  • OpenEMR patient portal
  • Patients will be notified by email when the assessment is assigned

Available Measures

  • PROMIS CATs, Profiles, and Global Health Scale
  • Adult and pediatric self-report, and parent proxy report for pediatric patients
  • English and Spanish translations



  • OpenEMR is open source and free to use
  • The Assessment Center API requires and annual license. Learn more>> 
  • No limits on the number of measures
  • No limits on the number of users within your organization


  • PROMIS measures are available in the OpenEMR version 5.0.1 through GitHub. Content includes:
    • Introduction to PROs
    • Introduction to EASIPRO
    • Tutorial for installing PRO-enhanced OpenEMR
    • Tutorial of using PRO functions
  • Access requires downloading, installing, building, and licensing the EASIPRO tools. Learn more>>
  • Contact us for a demonstration>>

Go to OpenEMR resources>>