About eMC

e-Medical Center (HHIMS LITE) is a free and open source health information system descended from HHIMS (Hospital Health Information Management System) especially designed for use in private practice. This includes an Electronic Medical Record System, Patient Registration and a Pharmacy Management System. The system has been developed by the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka in partnership with the Office of the Regional Director of Health Services, Kegalle. The system was adapted from a WHO-designed database.

Standards and Databases

  • Health Level – 7 (HL7)
  • Lanka Interoperability Standards
  • International Classification of Primary Care (ICPC)
  • International Classification of Diseases – 10th Revision (ICD-10)
  • Village Level Data Base