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How OpenMRS is Used to Fight Malaria in Endemic Areas

OpenMRS is an electronic medical record platform designed to be used in low-resource environments where malaria and many other deadly diseases are endemic such as Uganda, where malaria is the primary cause of death in children. OpenMRS is currently used in over 1,800 medical clinics in 64 countries, providing the health information technology infrastructure that […]

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Cintia Del Rio: OpenMRS Volunteer of the Month

OpenMRS Volunteer of the Month: Cintia Del Rio

OpenMRS is happy to announce that the community has selected @cintiadr as the Volunteer of the Month for May! We are really lucky to have Cintia working with us. Thank you for your commitment to OpenMRS @cintiadr! Name: Cintia My openmrs ID – cintiadr Tell us a little about your background: I’ll keep it short and sweet! […]

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OpenMRS Haiti Case Study

Partners in Health Haiti EMR

The Partners In Health (PIH) program in Haiti, known locally as Zanmi Lasante (ZL), operates clinics and hospitals at 12 sites across the Central Plateau and the lower Artibonite, two of the country’s poorest regions. Zanmi Lasante connects vulnerable people in Haiti to comprehensive primary care services and HIV prevention while working in support of […]

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OpenMRS Annual Report

OpenMRS Releases 2016 Annual Report Following Inaugural Report

OpenMRS community surpasses nearly every metric from 2015 as documented in their second annual report, demonstrating increased effectiveness in solving many problems around healthcare delivery in low-resource areas around the world. INDIANAPOLIS — March 23, 2017 — OpenMRS®, a free and open source health IT software platform built by volunteers around the world, is marking […]

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OpenMRS Google Code-In student Mira Yang Wins Grand Prize

Mira Yang, an 11th grade student at Union County Magnet High School in NJ, USA and OpenMRS community member has won the 2016 Google Code-In Grand Prize! Miss Yang is a volunteer with the American Red Cross, the American Cancer Society, and a local hospital for children with special needs, who wants to use her […]

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