GNU Health – health and hospital information system

GNU Health is a Free/Libre project for health practitioners, health institutions and governments. It provides the functionality of Electronic Medical Record (EMR), Hospital Management (HMIS) and Health Information System (HIS).

Its modular design allows to be deployed in many different scenarios: from small private offices, to large, national public health systems.

There is a version for the Raspberry Pi range of single board computers.

Features include:

  • Strong focus in family medicine and Primary Health Care.
  • Major interest in Socio-economics (housing conditions, substance abuse, education…).
  • Diseases and Medical procedures standards (ICD-10 / ICD-10-PCS).
  • Prescription writing.
  • Billing.
  • Patient Genetic and Hereditary risks : Over 4200 genes related to diseases (NCBI / Genecards).
  • Epidemiological and other statistical reports.
  • 100% paperless patient examination and history taking.
  • Patient Administration (creation, evaluations history … ).
  • Doctor Administration.
  • Lab Administration.
  • Medicine / Drugs information.
  • Medical stock and supply chain management.
  • Hospital Financial Administration.
  • Designed with standards in mind.

Website: www.gnuhealth.org
Support: Documentation
Developer: GNU Project
License: GNU General Public License v3 or later

GNU Health is written in Python. Learn Python with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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