FileMan is an extension of VA FileMan, produced for Medsphere Systems Corporation by George
Timson, who was the original programmer of VA FileMan.
MSC FileMan includes all of the functionality of VA FileMan, and is designed
to be backwards-compatible with any database created within VA FileMan.
Indian Health Service (IHS) and DSS mods to VA FileMan are also included
MSC FileMan incorporates many bug-fixes to VA FileMan, and adds significant
new capabilities, including an 'internationalized' data dictionary, and a
mouse-enabled ScreenMan. The "readme.txt"
file details several other enhancements.
Medsphere makes MSC FileMan available as open-source software, under a GNU LGPL license that
prohibits third parties from copyrighting or selling the MSC FileMan
enhancements. Downloading of this suite of 806 MUMPS routines implies
acceptance of the terms of the license. Neither Hardhats, the
Department of Veterans Affairs, nor Medsphere is in any way responsible for
errors or omissions in this suite of software.
Download Medsphere enhancements to FileMan in
(updated 16 March 2014)
FileMan 1047 includes forthcoming VA Patch DI*22.0*170. It also corrects a
number of bugs discovered by the "FLAP"
Project. Please see the
'Readme' documentation link above.