Open Source Medical Supplies

Empowering people around the world with reliable information to keep their communities healthy and safe

Image: TecLab, Guatemala

48,392,965

supplies produced during the 2020 COVID-19 supply chain crisis

Fostering community-led responses to global crises

OSMS provides a curated open-source design library, and guidance to support local groups in effectively organizing fabrication and distribution efforts to meet the local demand for medical supplies.

Read our COVID-19 Guides

Quickly access the information you need during COVID-19

Home Care

PPE Use

Holiday Gathering

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Local Response

MAKE MEDICAL SUPPLIES

MAKE MEDICAL SUPPLIES

Explore our library of over 100+ Open Source Projects. Create Medical Supplies and PPE for you and your community.

FIND A LOCAL GROUP

FIND A LOCAL RESPONSE GROUP

There are Local Response Groups all over the world making medical supplies. Find a group near you, or start your own.

JOIN THE CONVERSATION

JOIN THE CONVERSATION

OSMS started as a Facebook Group for sharing knowledge, ideas, and designs and grew to 74,000 members at the height of the pandemic. Connect with our international community!

Impact

See the impact of our global community addressing medical supply shortages.

74,000

Facebook Group
Members during 2020

86

Countries with
Local Response Efforts

1,878

Local Response Groups

48.3 Million

Supplies Delivered during 2020 by the Global Community

Community Stories

We’ve gathered stories about the individuals that stepped up to provide
medical supplies for their communities

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