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One Step Closer to Interoperability: Applying SNOMED CT’s Engine to the International Patient Summary

One Step Closer to Interoperability: Applying SNOMED CT’s Engine to the International Patient Summary

London, United Kingdom, Nov. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — At SNOMED International’s recent October Business Meetings held in London, the organization’s governance bodies enacted a decision to extend the core of SNOMED CT’s structured clinical terminology to deliver an open, standalone sub-ontology to support the scope of content within the International Patient Summary (IPS.) The IPS is an [...]

SNOMED International Identifies the Benefits of Using SNOMED CT for its Broad Range of Stakeholders in New Report

SNOMED International Identifies the Benefits of Using SNOMED CT for its Broad Range of Stakeholders in New Report

London, United Kingdom, June 14 (Korea Bizwire) — SNOMED International is pleased to announce the launch of a new report that details the value each of its many stakeholder groups can experience by implementing SNOMED CT, the most comprehensive global language for health terms. This report builds on the work captured in a series of videos completed in 2020 [...]

A New Chapter Powered by a Global Coalition: SNOMED International Releases its 2020 Annual Report

A New Chapter Powered by a Global Coalition: SNOMED International Releases its 2020 Annual Report

London, UK, June 1 (Korea Bizwire) — 2020 has been a year like no other in the world’s recent history. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the health and well-being of a global community, and, in doing so, has necessitated shifts in the way the world conducts business, engages with colleagues, and, at a personal level, [...]

Germany’s BfArM Joins SNOMED International for Nationwide Use of SNOMED CT

Germany’s BfArM Joins SNOMED International for Nationwide Use of SNOMED CT

LONDON, Jan. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Germany’s Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM) has announced their membership in SNOMED International for national use of SNOMED CT from the beginning of January 2021. SNOMED CT, the world’s most comprehensive clinical terminology and a recognized critical element for the electronic exchange of health data, is [...]

SNOMED International Announces Management Board Changes

SNOMED International Announces Management Board Changes

London, United Kingdom, Oct. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Changes are underway for SNOMED International’s Management Board, a governance body which has legal and oversight responsibility for the management and direction of SNOMED International. At the end of August 2020, SNOMED International appointed Joanne Burns to the role of Board Chair, having previously served the organization in the [...]

The AMA and SNOMED International Launch Joint Demonstration Project to Enable Better Outcomes and Enhanced Resource Utilization

The AMA and SNOMED International Launch Joint Demonstration Project to Enable Better Outcomes and Enhanced Resource Utilization

CHICAGO, Aug. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The American Medical Association (AMA) and SNOMED International announced a concrete demonstration of how Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) and SNOMED CT work together to enable better outcomes and enhanced resource utilization throughout the health ecosystem. The AMA-SNOMED International demonstration project underscores the power of the two terminologies together – providing a [...]

International Council of Nurses and SNOMED Sign Ground-breaking Agreement to Secure a Bright Future for the International Classification for Nursing Practice

International Council of Nurses and SNOMED Sign Ground-breaking Agreement to Secure a Bright Future for the International Classification for Nursing Practice

London, United Kingdom and Geneva, Switzerland, Aug. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — SNOMED International and the International Council of Nurses (ICN) have joined forces in an agreement that will pave the way for the International Classification for Nursing Practice (ICNP) to be managed, produced, released and distributed by SNOMED International. This agreement, which is the culmination [...]

SNOMED International Joins COVID-19 Interoperability Alliance to Support Access to Terminology and Health Data Resources

SNOMED International Joins COVID-19 Interoperability Alliance to Support Access to Terminology and Health Data Resources

London, United Kingdom, May 22 (Korea Bizwire) — SNOMED International, the leader in global clinical terminology, announces today the organization’s participation in the COVID-19 Interoperability Alliance. The Alliance is an informatics focused environment supporting collaborative authoring of COVID-19 related interoperability data resources. Alongside Alliance partners Clinical Architecture, logica, MITRE, Regenstrief Institute, Apelon, and Care Evolution, [...]

Two Internationally Recognized Health Standards Organizations Join the Effort to Manage an Escalating Global Public Health Emergency

Two Internationally Recognized Health Standards Organizations Join the Effort to Manage an Escalating Global Public Health Emergency

London, United Kingdom, Feb. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — The world is focused on the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus.  The World Health Organization (WHO) has named the syndrome caused by this coronavirus “COVID-19”, and the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) has named the virus “Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus [...]

SNOMED International Signs SNOMED CT Education Delivery Agreement with Digital China Health Technologies Co., Ltd

SNOMED International Signs SNOMED CT Education Delivery Agreement with Digital China Health Technologies Co., Ltd

London, United Kingdom, Nov. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — SNOMED International is pleased to announce a recent partnership with Digital China Health Technologies Co., Ltd (DCHealth) as an approved delivery agent of SNOMED CT education throughout China. DCHealth and SNOMED International have struck an agreement to deliver mutually agreed upon SNOMED CT educational content including the [...]