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SNOMED CT

(Systematized Nomenclature Of MEDicine Clinical Terms) A comprehensive classification of medical clinical terminology. Administered by the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), SNOMED CT contains more than 300,000 numerical medical designations used worldwide by physicians and providers to exchange health information. See ICD, LOINC and healthcare IT.
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Those not presently engaged in SNOMED International membership or party to an affiliate license have the most to gain from the GPS.
These have been utilized with hierarchies in SNOMED CT and the NCIt, among others [27-29].
(37) 2001-2009 RPP projects engage several states to evaluate the use of SNOMED CT coding of the CCPs for cancer registry data transmissions.
From 30 March 2007, SNOMED CT (International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization 2011) was introduced to classify ED diagnostic data in a number of EDs.
After analyzing clinical documentation workflows, one option for easing the transition to SNOMED is the use of terminology conversion tools that can help providers accurately record in SNOMED and ICD-10, while still maintaining the unique data points of each code set.
Partnerships among state health departments, clinical laboratories, providers, CDC, and other diagnostics systems are needed to promote widespread use of uniform coding standards (LOINC and SNOMED) and Health Level 7 for messaging.
SNOMED, as well as ICD-9, classification schemes have been used to automatically extract medical concepts from medical records written by clinicians (Oliver and Altman 1994; Campbell and Mussen 1992; Yang and Chute 1992).
MAGPIE is an interactive tool to help users (e.g., professional coders, researchers, clinicians) find SNOMED CT and ICD-10-PCS codes for medical procedures and interventions.
Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine (SNOMED) Clinical Terms (CT) is an ontological standard of clinical terms, which are organized as concepts and linked with "is-a" or inverse "is-a" relationships [14-17].
-Releasing the latest version of Snoflake and SnAPI, an online Snomed CT terminology browser and free to use Snomed API.