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We are currently updating the OP Help Center content for the release of OP 20. OP 20 (official version 20.0.x) is the certified, 2015 Edition, version of the Office Practicum software. This is displayed in your software (Help tab > About) and in the Help Center tab labeled Version 20.0. We appreciate your patience as we continue to update all of our content.

Recommended Scanner Brands


The following Specifications and Recommendations made by Office Practicum are based solely on what has worked for our clients.
We are in no way endorsing the use of one product over another. Please consult with your IT Professional to make sure your devices meet our minimum requirements.



Windows 10 is supported on OP versions 14.6 and up.

All scanners must be Twain compliant.

Standard Scanner Brands

We recommend the following standard scanners brands:

  • Fujitsu (preferred)
  • HP
  • Xerox

Barcode Scanners

Bar code scanners can be used for Vaccine inventory tracking.

Welch Allyn Vitals devices are not supported.

Card scanners that work in OP

Insurance card scanners can also be used in Office Practicum . 

Card Swipes and Keyboards

Credit card scanners can be used to capture patient payment information.

ScanSnaps are not compliant.