Governance Documents > Governance and Membership Documents

Open Health Tools is formed exclusively as a non-profit trade association, as set out in section 501(c)(6) of the US Internal Revenue Code. And Open Health Tools is an open source organization, responsible for a growing and complex ecosystem. This combination means that there is a relatively large body of legal/policy documents governing the range of Open Health Tools' activities. To simplify access to these documents, they are listed under clickable headings below.

  • Legal and Licensing FAQs – providing answers to some of the more common questions.
  • EPL FAQs – answers to questions about the Eclipse Public License provided by the Eclipse Foundation.

Please note that some of these documents and forms can be found on the left column of this page.

  • File

    Antitrust Policy

     (37K)
    Describes the code of conduct required by Open Health Tools' members to ensure compliance with antitrust laws.
  • File

    ByLaws

     (58K)
    Describe how Open Health Tools is governed
  • File

    Logo Trademark Usage Agreement

     (113K)
    So that we can use members' logos to indicate their participation
  • File

    Membership Agreement

     (39K)
    Which all members sign and which gives an overview of the rules concerning membership
  • File

    Membership Application

     (128K)
    For persons, organizations and other entities to apply to join Open Health Tools