The Use of Open Source Software to Enhance Public Health Initiatives

Erin Hahn, Sheri Lewis, David Blazes

Abstract


Open Source Software (OSS) is rapidly becoming part of public health applications. The adoption more broadly of OSS has the potential to improve global public health initiatives in general, because it provides a free, modifiable software option which can be altered to meet specific requirements.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v6i1.5181



Online Journal of Public Health Informatics * ISSN 1947-2579 * http://ojphi.org