SNOMED International - Leading healthcare terminology, worldwide

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

  • Dr. Kent Spackman to retire

    October 10, 2014

    IHTSDO today announced that the organizations Head of Terminology, Dr. Kent Spackman, will retire at the end of 2014.

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  • Request for Proposal: IHTSDO Terminology Server

    September 26, 2014

    IHTSDO seeks proposals in order to purchase a terminology server software product that supports SNOMED CT

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  • HL7 and IHTSDO Strengthen Collaboration

    September 23, 2014

    Close coordination will facilitate adoption of standards-based healthcare implementations.

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  • ICN and IHTSDO extend collaboration to advance harmonisation of health terminology.

    September 1, 2014

    The International Council of Nurses (ICN) and the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO) today announced an updated collaboration agreement to advance terminology harmonisation and foster interoperability in health information systems.

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  • IHTSDO Support for Translations of SNOMED CT

    June 13, 2014

    The "IHTSDO Policy on Support for Member Country Translation" was approved by the Management Board in April, 2014

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