Headquarters: Rugby

Size: 11 - 50 employees

Trading since: 2000

Membership level: Startup partner


OpusVL are a specialist Open Source solution provider, delivering a full service of discovery, design, build, deployment, and support. We have been solving business problems with open source technology since 1999, and are working collaboratively with NHS organisations to develop safe and functional digital tools.

Recent projects include leading the development and implementation of a pilot electronic observations application (Open-eObs), designing and deploying ERP and invoicing solutions for NHS Trusts and for NHS Digital’s GP IT Futures programme. We work with open digital communities such as openEHR community, whilst also leading the Innovate UK funded DITO (Develop In The Open) project to develop best practice processes for digital healthcare technology.

Our philosophy is one of openness, we value working closely with stakeholders, and collaborating with the wider health and care community to support their aims and objectives.


Name Description Product type
Care Protect

Care Protect is a patient observation and monitoring solution designed for care settings. Scoring modules are included for NEWS2 and Sepsis monitoring. Care Protect integrates with your existing environment (user authentication, patient records, and admission systems), with clinical data stored using openEHR standards and protocols.


Open-eObs is an electronic patient observation system which allows clinicians to record observations of patients using hand-held devices. This system then calculates a score, based on National Early Warning Score (NEWS) guidelines which is used to identify and respond to high risk patients.


Open-eREACT is a modular electronic patient observation system, suitable for acute settings. Open-eREACT stores all clinical data according to openEHR standards and interfaces, using open clinical data models. Escalation and alerting features are provided, with scoring calculated using NEWS2 guidelines.