OpenMRS is a collaborative open source project to develop software to support the delivery of health care in developing countries. OpenMRS is founded on the principles of openness and sharing of ideas, software and strategies for deployment and use. The system is designed to be usable in very resource poor environments and can be modified with the addition of new data items, forms and reports without programming. It is intended as a platform that many organizations can adopt and modify avoiding the need to develop a system from scratch. OpenMRS, Inc. is a registered non-profit that is the owner of all OpenMRS materials and the maintainer of the softwares Public License. This entity will represent the OpenMRS project in legal and financial matters.