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Welcome to SNOMED International

SNOMED International determines global standards for health terms, an essential part of improving the health of humankind.

We are committed to maintaining and growing 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

  • SNOMED International is Recruiting for a DevOps Engineer

    January 18, 2018

    SNOMED International is hiring for a DevOps Engineer to work from home as part of a small, operationally focused, DevOps team.

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  • Joint Initiative Council Releases Inaugural Standards Set for Patient Summary

    January 11, 2018

    Through a collaborative development process drawing upon international subject matter expertise, JIC membership and public consultation, a JIC coordination group has developed the Patient Summary Standards Set for immediate release.

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  • Q4 Edition of 'The Concept' Newsletter Available

    December 20, 2017

    The Q4 edition of 'The Concept', SNOMED International's Community Newsletter is now available.

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  • Consultation for SNOMED CT Description Logic Enhancements

    November 27, 2017

    SNOMED International is proposing enhancements to SNOMED CT's logic features, both to enable improvements to the quality and analytics capabilities of SNOMED CT and to increase productivity in concept authoring.

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  • Position Statement: SNOMED CT to International Classification of Diseases for Mortality and Morbidity Statistics (ICD-11- MMS) Map

    November 3, 2017

    A key organizational requirement is to link SNOMED CT to the World Health Organization (WHO) International Classification of Diseases (ICD) to support various reporting needs of SNOMED International Members, Affiliates and WHO Member States. SNOMED International provides this position statement des...

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SNOMED International is the trading name of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation a private company limited by guarantee