Health

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

Community open sources medical diagrams and animations

The new multimedia library draws on the extensive collection of animations and illustrations developed for didactic and procedural videos created for...Read more

Healthcare one of the most impacted industries by open source

Healthcare is one of the most urgent socioeconomic issues of our time. This year, Opensource.com saw a variety of news and feature stories about...Read more

Open hardware sensor BITalino for cool projects

Open hardware words in neon
Smaller than a credit card, BITalino is a low-cost hardware and open source software toolkit, aligned with the DIY (do-it-yourself) movement. It...Read more

Health Hack 2014: the power of open source, open data, and cross-disciplinary collaboration

Health Hack 2014 preparations, presentations, and winning teams.Read more

How to train your doctor... to use open source

Hospitals don't have to go broke to use software instead of paper. Just ask Luis Ibanez. This is a recap of his presentation on the subject at the...Read more

Firefox OS streaming video, Arduino to sell 3D printers, and more

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the Firefox OS streaming video, Arduino to sell 3D printers, and more!Read more

Does open source boost mental health?

The open source way can have a positive affect on the mind. Share your experience to bring awareness to the movement.Read more

Open health community management at Clinovo

Interview with community manager Olivier Roth on growing an open source community around the open health platform ClinCapture, an open source...Read more