Terms of Use


Welcome to www.openehr.org (for further reference "the website"). The openEHR Foundation owns the website. You may access and use the website if you accept the terms and conditions (for futher reference "the terms") set out below. If you do not accept the terms and conditions please do not access and use the website.

Changes to terms and conditions

The openEHR Foundation may make changes to the website, including these terms, at any time. You will have to accept the amended terms and conditions after we put the changes online.

Website's scope and structure

Under website's scope we understand all pages and applications accessible under *.openehr.org domains, regardless the graphical apperance and implemented technology (e.g. https://www.openehr.org/wiki/; https://openehr.org/knowledge/; https://specifications.openehr.org, https://lists.openehr.org/mailman/; etc.). The terms of use are applied to whole scope of each website.

You may access most areas of the website without registering. Certain activities on the website (e.g. editing wiki) are possible only if you register.

Using the website

For non-commercial use, including personal use, or for use by an educational institution, a not-for-profit organisation or a public sector body, you may copy, download or print copies of the materials, information, data and other content included on the website. You will need to obtain permission in writing from openEHR Foundation before you make any other use of content of the website.

You are not permitted to create unauthorized framing of the website. No part of the website can be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any electronic retrieval system without prior written permission of openEHR Foundation.

Links to other websites

Links to third party websites on the website are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave the openEHR website. We have not reviewed all of these third party websites and do not control and are not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. We do not accept any responsibility for any third party website.

Website access

While we endeavour to ensure that the website is available 24 hours a day, we shall not be liable if for any reason the website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to the website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control.


The openEHR Foundation provides medical and healthcare-related information for use as information or for educational purposes. We do not warrant that information we provide will meet your medical requirements.

While we endeavour to ensure that the information on the website is correct, we do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the website. Some materials on the website may be out of date, and we make no commitment to update such materials.

We do not give any commitments or accept any liability to you in respect of website's content provided by other users of the website or third parties.