What are some alternatives?
When comparing Lua and Python, you can also consider the following products
Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible
Spok - Spok offers solutions for HIPAA-compliant texting, paging, on-call scheduling, hospital call and contact centers, and clinical alerting.
Haskell - An advanced purely-functional programming language
Rust - A safe, concurrent, practical language
Definitive Healthcare - Definitive Healthcare provides up-to-date, comprehensive and integrated data on hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers.