[Gllug] European health systems

linux at formi.connectfree.co.uk linux at formi.connectfree.co.uk
Thu Apr 18 01:54:00 UTC 2002

 I have seen a thin client from Compaq, running on a intensive care
 ward for people with heart problems in the Royal Free Hospital.

 Running Windows CE, a chill went up my spine. I don't think 
 it was being used for anything serious, but anyway ...


 P.D.: The hospitales that I know of near my home used to use
 *nix systmes, and I suppose they still do it.

>   There has been a lot of party-political comparison between the British
>and other European health systems. I understand that there is a complete
>Open Source health records system available, and wondered how many other
>health systems have to survive with M$. The difference between an expensive
>system which is unreliable, and a free system which is (hopefully) stable,
>could multiply the amount of money available for the real medical
>Chris Bell
>Gllug mailing list  -  Gllug at linux.co.uk

Gllug mailing list  -  Gllug at linux.co.uk

More information about the GLLUG mailing list