Jamaica Adopts GNU Health

FLOSS is the right way to do IT. The first country to adopt GNU Health IT system is Jamaica who definitely needs to create, find, modify and present health-related information as efficiently as possible.
“GNU Health is a Free Health and Hospital Information System that provides the following functionality:

  • Health Information System (Demographics, Epidemiology)
  • Hospital Information System
  • Electronic Medical Record

see Jamaica Ministry of Health adopts GNU Health.

About Robert Pogson

I am a retired teacher in Canada. I taught in the subject areas where I have worked for almost forty years: maths, physics, chemistry and computers. I love hunting, fishing, picking berries and mushrooms, too.
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One Response to Jamaica Adopts GNU Health

  1. Mats Hagglund says:

    They are probably still using Windows?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GNU_Health

    ” It is designed to be multi-platform, so it can be installed in different operating systems (GNU/Linux, FreeBSD, MS Windows) and different database management systems (PostgreSQL). It’s written in Python and using Tryton framework. “

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