The Technology Assisted Practice Application Suite (TAPAS) is a model to assist primary care physicians use technology in a targeted manner in their practices. It is an open source (GPL 2.0) collection of tools.
TAPAS will assist physician groups explore and adopt a targeted clinical information system as part of a change management program. TAPAS is not meant to be a full EMR. Rather, TAPAS is a targeted clinical information system for primary care that will be used to support the focused application of IT in clinical practice for a subset of care that is relevant to a particular physician group. For example, while sharing care through a call group, an individual TAPAS group may choose to improve maternity care, diabetes, or the appropriate sharing and access by MDs to core medical summary data for high acuity patients while on call.