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Our organization was established as the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO) in 2007 by nine Charter Members. Now trading as SNOMED International, we now have over twenty nine Members and have issued Affiliate licenses to more than 5,000 individuals and organizations. More information about current Member Countries is available on their respective home pages by following the links below. 

Members of SNOMED International can be either an agency of a national government or other bodies (such as corporations or regional government agencies) endorsed by an appropriate national government authority within the territory it represents. We welcome new Members: please contact us to discuss this further.

Once joined, new Members should consult the New Member Information Pack as a starting reference point.

Organizations that use SNOMED CT or develop software of services using SNOMED CT require an Affiliate License. SNOMED International does not charge for Affiliate Licensing or for use of SNOMED CT in Member countries. However, charges do apply to use SNOMED CT in non-member territories. For more details see Affiliate license Fees. 

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  • Australia
    Australian Digital Health Agency
    Level 25, 56 Pitt St
    Sydney 2000
  • Belgium
    Federal Public Service Health,
    Food Chain Safety and Environment,
    Place Victor Horta 40 box 10,
    1060 Brussels
  • Brunei
    Ministry of Health
    Brunei Darussalam
    Commonwealth Drive
    Bandar Seri Begawan BB3910
    Negara Brunei Darussalam
  • Canada
    Canada Health Infoway-Inforoute
    1000 Sherbrooke Street West
    Suite 1200
    Montreal QC H3A 3G4
  • Chile
    Departamento de Gestión Sectorial TIC (DGSTIC)
    Mac Iver 541
    Chile (8320064)
  • Czech Republic
    Ministry of Health Czech Republic / KSRZIS
    Srobárova 48,
    100 42 Praha 10
    Czech Republic
    tel: +420-222-269-998
  • Denmark
    The Danish Health Data Authority
    Ørestads Boulevard 5
    DK-2300 København
  • Estonia
    Estonian eHealth Foundation
    Uus-Tatari 25/Veerenni 13
    Tallinn 10134
  • Hong Kong, China
    Secretary for Food and Health
    18/F, East Wing
    Central Government Offices
    2 Tim Mei Avenue
    Tamar, Hong Kong
  • Iceland
    The Directorate of Health in Iceland
    Barónsstígur 47
    101 Reykjavik
  • India
    Central Bureau of Health Intelligence
    Directorate General of Health Services
    Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
    Government of India
    Nirman Bhawan
    New Delhi-110108
  • Ireland
    Department of Health / eHealth Ireland
    Bective Street
    Co. Meath
    Eircode A82 NX32
  • Israel
    Ministry of Health
    2nd Ben Tabai st.
    Jerusalem 93591
    POB 1176
  • Lithuania
    National Centre of Pathology
    Baublio 5
    LT-08406 Vilnius
  • Malaysia
    Ministry of Health Malaysia
    Level 12, Block E7, Complex E,
    Federal Government Administration Centre,
    62590 Putrajaya, Malaysia
  • Malta
    Ministry for Health
    Government of Malta
    15 Merchants Street,
    Valletta VLT 2000, Malta
  • Netherlands
    National IT Institute for Healthcare in the Netherands (Nictiz)
    P.O. Box 19121
    2500 CC Den Haag
    The Netherlands
  • New Zealand
    Information Directorate
    Ministry of Health
    133 Molesworth Street
    PO Box 5013
    Wellington 6011
    New Zealand
  • Poland
    Centrum Systemów Informacyjnych Ohrony Zdrowia (CSIOZ)
    National Centre for Healthcare Information Systems (CSIOZ)
    ul. Stanislawa Dubois 5A
    00-184 Warszawa, Poland
  • Portugal
    Centro de Terminologias Clínicas em Portugal (CTC.PT)
    Av. da República, n.º 61, 6º
    1064-032 Lisboa
  • Singapore
    MOH Holdings Pte. Ltd.
    1 Maritime Square, #11-25
    Harbourfront Centre
    Singapore 099253
  • Slovak Republic
    National Health Information Center
    Lazaretská 26
    811 09 Bratislava
    Slovak Republic
  • Republic of Slovenia
    Ministry of Health
    Štefanova 5
    SI- 1000 Ljubljana
  • Spain
    Ministry of Health and Social Policy
    Quality Agency of National Health Service
    Health Information Institute
    Paseo del Prado 18-20
    28071 Madrid, Spain
  • Sweden
    The National Board of Health and Welfare
    106 30 Stockholm
  • Switzerland
    eHealth Suisse
    Koordinationsorgan eHealth Bund und Kantone
    Schwarzenburgstrasse 157, CH-3003 Bern
  • United Kingdom
    UK Terminology Centre
    Information Standards Delivery
    Health and Social Care Information Centre
    1 Trevelyan Square
    Boar Lane
    Leeds LS1 6AE
  • United States
    National Library of Medicine
    National Institutes of Health
    Department of Health and Human Services
    8600 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, Maryland 20894
  • Uruguay
    Liniers 1325, Torre Ejecutia Sur
    11100 Montevideo, Uruguay
    Tel: 29012929 8566

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