Articles tagged with healthcare


Three college students build a health provider search site in six weeks

open source healthcare website
In six weeks, a team of three college students with no industry experience and only academic software-specific knowledge, developed and designed a...Read more

Jamaican Ministry of Health is the first to adopt free and open source health system nationwide

open and free health care
If yu waa good, yu nose affi run. "Success requires hard work" is the meaning of this Jamaican proverb. With a bright Caribbean sun and an even...Read more

Hacking on health: open source for the rare disease community

open source health
Rare diseases are defined as as those afflicting populations of fewer than 200,000 patients , or about 1 in 1,500 people. There are about 7,000 rare...Read more

Open hardware is the future for living with a physical disability

open source health
This year, I was privileged enough to speak at the Open Hardware Summit. It was a wonderful experience, and I hope to return again in the years to...Read more

The open source prescription for more consumer-driven healthcare

open source prescription
Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook Joanne Rohde is CEO of Axial Exchange, which creates mobile tools to help patients overcome...Read more

Open health conference report: OSEHRA Summit 2013

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On September 4 - 6 the open source electronic health records community came together at the 2nd annual OSEHRA Summit and workshop , in Bethesda,...Read more

Why open source is the future of clinical trials

Clinovo is a Clinical Research Organization (CRO) that partners with life science companies to streamline their clinical trials. Their CTO Marc...Read more

Open source EHRs empower America's community health centers

Open source electronic health records
How the economics of open source make sense for large scale, national healthcare infrastructure projects. A recent study published by the Journal of...Read more