This an open page for developers, designers, health informatics experts and doctors in Kenya actively involved in development, design or implementation of OpenMRS or have interest in medical records systems and open source tools (esp OpenMRS) that support delivery of health care.
Stay up to date with all matters OpenMRS Kenya and interact with the community on the following platforms.
The KenyaEMR is a tailored distribution of OpenMRS which meets the requirements laid out in the Kenya Ministry of Health document: 2011 Kenya EMR Standards and Guidelines. It's currently being developed by I-TECH and has been deployed to almost 140 sites in Kenya.
The OpenMRS Kenya community with support from I-TECH will be conducting a one month long training Bootcamp on OpenMRS in Kisumu from 2nd to 31st March, 2015. The focus of the training will be on KenyaEMR http://demo.kenyaemr.org:8080/openmrs/login.htm, an Electronic Medical Record System, the largest implementation of OpenMRS in Kenya. It collects individual patient data(such as weight,diagnosis) thus making it patient-centric.It also provides useful clinical decision support system features,…