Implementation is the process of business analysis, system customization, server installation and configuration, user training and support, with the aim of collecting data for analysis and decision making purposes. 

These documents describe how to implement OpenMRS.

  1. Getting Started with OpenMRS
  2. OpenMRS from Scratch
  3. Field Guide
  4. The EHSDI Training Course, section 202, which covers implementation

There is an "Openmrs Book" / Guide online as well: http://www.flossmanuals.net/openmrs-guide/

Choosing OpenMRS

This should discuss how you define your problem, set goals and scope. Who are your users?  What do they want? Do you have funding for equipment and support? What do you want? Will OpenMRS fit your needs? Should add a checklist and/or grid with features. (copy from Field Guide?)


Once you have chosen OpenMRS, what are the preliminary steps.

Initial Setup - From Beginning to Launch

Ongoing Support - Launch and Beyond

Reporting and Data Analysis