About EMR

An open source system installed in about 356 health facilities across Uganda.

“Improved health outcomes depend on good clinical data.” UgandaEMR, was the first patient medical records system in Uganda. It was first piloted in 2011 in about 20 health facilities across the country.

UgandaEMR is built on OpenMRS which is an open source system. The System is currently installed in about 700+ health facilities across the country. Most of them are General hospitals, HC IV, HC III and some HC II are running the system. With a target of 1000+ Facilities by 2017. See Tools section of this site to view a Demo on the UgandaEMR system.