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  • App Framework has improvements to the context model and it's easier to apply this to URL templates
  • EMR API supports the new order entry API via the encountertransaction web resource
  • HTML Form Entry has 30 tickets, including uploading and viewing files
  • ID Gen can now generate identifiers of variable length
  • Reporting has >90 tickets closed, including Visit data sets
  • REST has 30 tickets closed, including i18n of display names, and support for the new order entry API
  • UI Commons now includes angular services for calling our REST API, and improvements to the Simple Form UI framework
  • Metadata Deploy (built by I-TECH for Kenya EMR) is a better way for a distribution to set up its packaged metadata

Indeed, there is way more than I can describe here. See the Bundled Modules and Closed Issues section below.

As always, Daniel KayiwaRafal KorytkowskiWyclif Luyima, Burke MamlinMichael Downey, and the Infrastructure Team made big contributions that would take too long to enumerate.


Thanks to the complete list of code contributors to OpenMRS 2.1:

Alexis Duque, Andrew Szell, Angshuman Sarkar, Aniketha Katakam, Anton Kravchenko, Arathy-mac, Benjamin Wolfe, Burke Mamlin, Cintia Del Rio Calvo, Cosmin Ioan, Damian Szafranek, Damitha Kithmal, Daniel Kayiwa, Darius Jazayeri, Deepak N, Filip Biedrzycki, Geoffrey W Wasilwa, Gitahi Ng'ang'a, Glauber Ramos, Harsha Kumara, Hemanth, Jakub Kondrat, Kaweesi Joseph, Krzysztof Kaczmarczyk, Lech Rozanski, Lee Breisacher, Lukas Breitwieser, Madawa Soysa, Marek Szukalski, Mark Goodrich, Mihir, Mike Seation, Miss Beens, Mujir Shaikh, Mário Areias, Nehashri P L, Neissi Torres Lima, Nicholas Ingosi Magaja, Nyoman Ribeka, Pamela Canchanya, Paweł Muchowski, Przemyslaw Gierszewski, Radek Puzdrowski, Radoslaw Puzdrowski, Rafal Korytkowski, Rohan Poddar, Rowan Seymour, Saptarshi Purkayastha, Shruthi Dipali, Suraj Ponugoti, Sushmitha Rao, Vinay Venu, Vinkesh Banka, Wesley Spencer See, Willa Ahmed, Wyclif Luyima, hemanths, indraneelr, Łukasz Gąsior


StoryRA-417Roles and Privileges using Metadata Deploy
BugRA-403Export concepts preserving IDs for OpenMRS 2.1
StoryRA-401OpenMRS 2.1 should be based on OpenMRS Platform 1.10
BugRA-399Error when you click to "Find Patient Record": Cannot format given Object as a Date
StoryRA-397Top-level administrative apps
StoryRA-396Include a "sysadmin" user in the demo data
StoryRA-393Implementation-defined forms in Reference Application
StoryRA-392Disable Awaiting Admission app
StoryRA-391Remove reportingui from the refapp distro
StoryRA-390Disable Patient Relationships with a feature toggle
EpicRA-389Create upgrade path from OpenMRS 2.0 to OpenMRS 2.1
ImprovementRA-387Core Apps: Improve patient dashboard header to display multiple identifiers if exist for an extra patient identifier type
BugRA-380Active Vists displays incorrectly in Firefox
BugRA-379User session location is not updated when changed
ImprovementRA-378Remove superfluous RA home heading
StoryRA-375Include Atlas in OpenMRS Distribution
ImprovementRA-363[Tech] Refactor app context model to be closer to our ideal representation
StoryRA-362[Tech] fragment that includes and renders all extensions for an extension point
StoryRA-356Find Patient app template in core apps should be configurable with breadcrumbs
BugRA-351Fix Reference Metadata build
StoryRA-347Tech Story: Add list of allergens and reactions
BugRA-343Include Process HL7 task
StoryRA-328Create static demo data for the reference application
ImprovementRA-324Core Apps: EncounterDispositionTagHander: Admission disposition should not be allowed if a patient is already admitted
ImprovementRA-322Core Apps module should not rely on the activeVisit being injected by the appui module
EpicRA-304Implementation-defined forms should be available through the RA user interface
StoryRA-271Modules should be able to add content to the clinician facing patient dashboard


Download OpenMRS 2.1 at and see the implementer documentation.