GNU Health, a software that keeps Medical Records for patients


(Efstathios Iosifidis) #1

What is GNU Health

Wiki says:
GNU Health is a free / libre health and hospital information system with strong focus on public health and social medicine. Its functionality includes management of electronic health records and laboratory information management system.

It is designed to be multi-platform, supporting GNU/Linux distributions, FreeBSD, Windows and macOS. It supports different database management systems like PostgreSQL. It is written in Python and uses the Tryton framework as one of its components.

GNU Health has been adopted by the United Nations University. In 2011, it became a GNU official package. It was awarded Best Project of Social Benefit from the Free Software Foundation at LibrePlanet 2012, at University of Massachusetts Boston.

GNU Health is a project of GNU Solidario, a non-profit non-governmental organization (NGO) that works in the areas of health and education with free software.

Web page: http://health.gnu.org
Full documentation: https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/GNU_Health
Translation: http://translate.gnusolidario.org/projects/GNUHEALTH/

Video from openSUSE conference 2018 (Dr Luis Falcon is the man behind GNU Health):

Video from openSUSE conference 2018 (community related):