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SNOMED Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) is the most comprehensive, multilingual clinical terminology in the world. SNOMED CT contributes to the improvement of patient care by underpinning the development of Electronic Health Records. It enhances the value of recording clinical information by enabling meaning-based retrieval. Visit our booth to discuss SNOMED CT, its implementation and how it supports ’Meaningful Use’.

SNOMED CT

 •  February 22

Maintaining the quality of SNOMED CT is of core importance and rigorously undertaken by the organization on an ongoing basis. With this in mind, SNOMED International is initiating a process to undertake a broader examination across all hierarchies. Through the Quality Initiative (QI), we will adopt a greater focus on correcting structural anomalies...

SNOMED CT

 •  February 9

SNOMED International has announced that its SNOMED CT global standardized clinical terminology will be used to support athlete care and treatment at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. Used in more than 50 countries worldwide, SNOMED CT is an international standard for clinical terminology. It enables the global exchange and analysis of...

SNOMED CT

 •  February 2

The Production release of the January 2018 SNOMED CT® International Edition is now available to everyone from the MLDS distribution site. As with all releases, a rigorous quality assurance process was completed both during the authoring cycle by the content team as well as during the release period by the release team and participating...

SNOMED CT

 •  January 18

At SNOMED International we develop the world’s most comprehensive clinical terminology, benefiting healthcare and clinical advancement worldwide - our product, SNOMED CT, is an important part of the eHealthcare ecosystems of 30 member nations. We also provide open source tools and services that support the global SNOMED community. Our...

SNOMED CT

 •  January 11

In April 2015, the Joint Initiative Council (JIC), a collaborative of 8 international digital health standards development organisations, discussed its strategic direction and agreed upon the following goal: The JIC will contribute to better global patient health outcomes by providing strategic leadership in the specification of sets of...

SNOMED CT

 •  November 29, 2017

SNOMED CT® is a global clinical terminology, created for use in health records for recording relevant clinical information to support patient care, sharing and analysis of information. SNOMED CT® is a terminology that can be cross-mapped to other international terminologies, classifications and code systems where there is a requirement. A key...

SNOMED CT

 •  November 27, 2017

Proposal to Enhance SNOMED CT's Logic Capabilities SNOMED International is proposing enhancements to SNOMED CT's logic features, both to enable improvements to the quality and analytics capabilities of SNOMED CT and to increase productivity in concept authoring. SNOMED International requests that users of SNOMED CT read the below linked Executive...

SNOMED CT

 •  October 16, 2017

All files distributed are available from the “July 2017 v1.0 (Nursing Health Issues refset)” version in the “SNOMED CT Nursing refset packages - SNOMED International” project, which can be found on the “IHTSDO Releases” page in MLDS, accessed here: The SNOMED CT® Nursing Health Issues refset package contains SNOMED CT files in Release Format 2...

SNOMED CT

 •  September 25, 2017

SNOMED International has issued this Request for Proposal (RFP) in order to select and contract with a company to redesign the organization’s online presence to deliver a modern, highly attractive and responsive website. The current SNOMED International website (www.snomed.org) has been a consistent delivery mechanism for news and linkages to...

SNOMED CT

 •  August 8, 2017

SNOMED International has a number of voluntary Advisory Groups designed to provide expert advice on the development and implementation of its products and services. See http://www.snomed.org/participate/join-an-advisory-group/ for information on each of the groups. At this time, SNOMED International is seeking volunteers to serve on the following...