Selected public and private sector organizations having an impact on open source and health IT technologies and solutions.

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Canada Health Infoway

Canada Health Infoway is an independent not-for-profit corporation created by Canada’s First Ministers in 2001, and funded by the Government of Canada. They co-invests with the provinces and territories to fund and monitor projects that form the network of electronic health information systems in Canada. Read More »

Canadian Nursing Informatics Association (CNIA)

The Canadian Nursing Informatics Association (CNIA) exists to help nurses across Canada to learn, share, research, and create informatics-related projects and experiences that can help to boost the competencies, theory, and practice of informatics on a national level. The mission of the CNIA is to be the primary Voice for Health Informatics in Canada.


Canonical's platform team leads the open source Ubuntu project. Canonical works with hardware manufacturers like HP, Dell and Intel so the Ubuntu open source Linux operating system can be delivered on the world's most popular devices. Read More »


CapMinds is a healthcare technology company offering installation and support services for the OpenEMR electronic health record system, as well as Practice Management and Medical Billing solutions. More specifically, they offer the following technical services...

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Care Management Solutions (CMS)

Care Management Solutions (CMS) is based in Rutland, Vermont and was incorporated in 1995; a successful medical billing and electronic medical records company with extensive experience using and deploying OpenEMR. CMS has hosted the community version of OpenEMR in the cloud since 2012 with a few customizations to help paper-based offices migrate their workflow to an effective electronic solution while maximizing productivity.

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Carestream Health

Carestream’s Clinical Collaboration Platform is a powerful enterprise image data management solution that is available on-site or in the cloud. It makes patient clinical data and images available to clinicians and other stakeholders. The platform’s Unified Core enables standards-based integration with an existing ecosystem, streamlines security administration and delivers a scalable deployment.

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Caribbean Center for Disaster Medicine (CCDM)

The Caribbean Center for Disaster Medicine (CCDM) is the result of a collaboration between American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and the government and community partners in St. Maarten and the Caribbean region. The CCDM is being created as a center of excellence to foster collaboration among professionals responsible for healthcare delivery, disaster preparedness, emergency response, and medical education.

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Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency (CDERA)

Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency (CDERA) is a disaster management organisation which serves the Caribbean Community (CARICOM).This regional inter-governmental agency, established in September 1991, presently includes 16 participating countries. Read More »

Caribbean Open Institute

The Caribbean Open Institute is a regional initiative conceptualized by a community of Caribbean stakeholders and sponsored by the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) that seeks to facilitate the emergence of a Caribbean Knowledge Economy where: Read More »

CAV Systems


Established in 1979, CAV Systems Ltd is a leading Israeli software company, engaged in development and deployment of enterprise applications - ERP, banking, and tourism. CAV Systems today has a staff of over 80 people of which more than half are IT professionals. The company has always striven to use cutting edge, open standards, and for over a decade has been a pioneer in adopting web architecture and Java technology.

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Center for Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (CBCB)

The University of Maryland Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology is a multidisciplinary center dedicated to research on questions arising from the genome revolution. CBCB brings together scientists and engineers from many fields, including computer science, molecular biology, genomics, genetics, mathematics, statistics, and physics, all of whom share a common interest in gaining a better understanding of how life works. They have developed and provide access to a wide range of open source software tools for genomic research, genome assembly,  sequence analysis, and more. Read More »

Center for Connected Health

Founded in 1995, the Center for Connected Health develops new strategies to move health care from the hospital and doctor's office into the day-to-day lives of patients. Read More »

Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

The mission of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) within the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) is to collaborate to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health in states across the U.S. Read More »

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is a branch of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). CMS is the federal agency that administers the Medicare program and monitors the Medicaid programs offered by each state. Read More »

Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT)

Three leading HIT industry associations -  the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and The National Alliance for Health Information Technology (The Alliance) joined forces in July 2004 to launch CCHIT as a voluntary, private-sector organization to certify health IT products. Read More »