"Open source EMR software has an important role to
play. In a resource poor country, commercial healthcare computer
software may simply not be affordable. Alternatively, developed
countries can make significant savings in IT costs by using an open
source EMR system without compromising on patient care.
"To provide in insight into the quality of software that is
available, we have compiled a list of 6 high quality open source
"Now, let's explore the 6 EMR applications at hand. For each
title we have compiled its own portal page, a full description with
an in-depth analysis of its features, a screenshot of the software
in action, together with links to relevant resources and
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