The Health Information Standards Organisation is repurposing its SNOMED implementation working group to become the SNOMED Adoption Accelerator NZ and is looking for new projects to support.
HISO is an expert group that sits under the Ministry of Health and SNOMED CT is the most comprehensive clinical terminology product in the world.
MoH director of health information standards Alastair Kenworthy says the group’s aim is to develop the thinking and do the proof of concept work that will accelerate SNOMED adoption, as it is “our most important standard for interoperability in the digital health ecosystem”.
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