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Welcome to IHTSDO

The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation determines global standards for health terms, an essential part of improving the health of humankind.

We are committed to maintain and grow our leadership as the global experts in healthcare terminology, ensuring that SNOMED CT, our world-leading product, is accepted as the global common language for health terms.

Latest news

  • New Products and Services Catalogue Now Available

    May 30, 2016

    You can now get the complete picture of all our offerings by accessing IHTSDO's new Products and Services Catalogue.

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  • Last chance to submit abstracts for SNOMED CT Expo 2016

    May 20, 2016

    It's your last chance to be part of an amazing international educational program at SNOMED CT Expo 2016. Call for papers closes at 21:00 UTC on Friday 20 May.

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  • Consider Nominating Someone for an IHTSDO Award

    May 19, 2016

    IHTSDO is accepting nominations until June 30 for the Award for Excellence and the Lifetime Achievement Award.

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  • SNOMED CT Vendor Portal Goes Live

    May 13, 2016

    IHTSDO has officially made the new Vendor Portal, SNOMED Inside, available to support vendors in their efforts to provide SNOMED CT solutions to their customers

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  • Request for Proposal: Response to Provision of Evaluation & Modeling of SNOMED CT Content (CMT)

    May 12, 2016

    The IHTSDO seeks a proposal from a suitable organization or individual to provide evaluation and content modeling services of SNOMED CT Content donated by Kaiser Permanente as part of the Convergent Medical Terminology (CMT) agreement.

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