OpenVPMS 1.6.1

This is a bug and minor feature update for OpenVPMS 1.6.

A number of archetypes have been changed for this release.

After installation, run the <OPENVPMS_HOME>/bin/archload script to update the archetypes in the database.


OpenVPMS requires the following to be installed:


  • should be on the same host as Tomcat
  • should accept connections on port 3306
  • include the following lines in my.ini
  • max_allowed_packet=16M
  • innodb_file_per_table
New features: 
  • [OVPMS-1315] - Add support to create new invoices in Consult workflow if the current invoice is finalised
  • [OVPMS-1281] - Add support to DocumentLoader to allow multiple --type arguments
  • [OVPMS-1298] - Enable editing of the invoice reference node in the visit charge editor
Bug fixes: 
  • [OVPMS-1280] - Patients - Medical Records - Summary enables editing of invoice items
  • [OVPMS-1285] - Table columns with sortable headers expand to maximum width in Chrome
  • [OVPMS-1292] - Failed to delete object with reference act.patientDocumentForm...
  • [OVPMS-1300] - in progress and completed buttons do not trigger print at invoicing
  • [OVPMS-1302] - Duplicate medication entries are created on a a patient history from incomplete invoices.
  • [OVPMS-1322] - Failed to save Role