The following is a list of notable software packages and applications licensed under an open-source license or in the public domain for use in the health care industry.

Public health and biosurveillance

Electronic records and medical practice management

Name Maintainer License Programming language/
Software stack
Operating System Features Target setting
EHR/EMR HIS? Practice management? Other
ClearHealth ClearHealth Inc.[4] GNU GPL[4] PHP, JavaScript[5] ? EMR ? Scheduling & billing HIPAA security
ERPNext Frappe Technologies GNU GPL[6] Python; JavaScript ? EMR Yes Yes
GaiaEHR ? GNU GPL[7] PHP & Ext JS ? EHR ? ?
GNUmed GNUmed GNU GPL[8] Python (wxPython); PostgreSQL[8] Cross-platform[8] Yes[8] No ?
GNU Health GNU Health (GNU Project) GNU GPL[9] Python; PostgreSQL Cross-platform EMR[9] Yes[9] Yes[9]
Hospital OS ? GNU GPL[10] Java[10] Linux & Windows[10] ? Yes ? Small Thai hospitals[10]
HOSxP ? Public domain[11] Delphi/Kylix[11] Windows[11] EHR Yes[11] Financial[11] Thai hospitals[11]
MedinTux MedinTux team[12] CeCILL[12] C++[13] Cross-platform[14] ? ? Yes Modular design; web[15] & desktop interfaces French hospital emergency departments & smaller practices
OpenEMR ? GNU GPL[16] PHP, JavaScript; MySQL[17] Cross-platform[16] Yes[16] ? Yes[16] Patient portal & prescriptions[16]
Open Dental Open Dental Software[18] GNU GPL[18] ? ? Dental record No Yes Dentistry
OpenHospital Informatici Senza Frontiere[19] GNU GPL[19] Java[19] Cross-platform[19] EMR Yes Yes Small rural hospitals
OpenMRS OpenMRS Inc.[20] MPL with Healthcare Disclaimer[20] Java ? EMR ? ? Extensible & scalable
OSCAR McMaster ? GNU GPL[21] Java ? EMR[21] ? Billing Web interface; PHR[21] Canadian healthcare providers
Spinnaker Dental IT Ltd[22] GNU GPL[22] ? ? Dental record ? Yes Open Dental fork[23] UK dental practices[23]
THIRRA ? MPL[24] PHP5 (CodeIgniter), JavaScript (jQuery);[24] PostgreSQL ? EHR[24] ? ? Disease surveillance;[24] web interface Ambulatory care & public health[24]
VistA US Department of Veterans Affairs Free[25] MUMPS ? EHR ? ? Veterans Health Administration facilities
ZEPRS Zcore Research Triangle Institute[26] Apache[26] Java[26] ? Yes ? ? Web interface

Health system management

Disease management

Imaging/visualization

Medical information systems

Research

Mobile devices

Out-of-the-box distributions

Interoperability

Specifications

See also

References

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