Health

Learn about the roles open source technologies and communities are playing in international health and humanitarian efforts.

Dedicated engineering team in South Africa deploys open source tools, save lives

Global nonprofit Praekelt.org uses open source technologies to deliver essential information and...
Open medical records community supports new system in Mozambique

How a Mozambique group created an OpenMRS-based community called eSaúde for collaboration and...
6 open source fitness apps for Android

All six apps are available from the F-Droid repository and licensed under the GPLv3, providing an...
How a free mobile app fights global epidemics

This is the story of how a dispersed global health IT community banded together to solve the...
Interview with Judy Gichoya, OpenMRS

Judy Gichoya is a Kenyan medical doctor specializing in radiology and an experienced programmer who...
The Open Patient: Advocating for open access to medical data

In The Open Patient: Healing through sharing, a new documentary from Red Hat Videos, Steven Keating...
Glucosio helps diabetics track blood sugar

The Glucosio team is headed up by Benjamin Kerensa , of Mozilla, who has an aggressive,...
mHero open source healthcare app

Angie Nyakoon and Amanda Gbarmo Ndorbor are two outspoken and energetic women who oversee the...