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.
2016 Annual Activity Report Available
August 4, 2017
The Annual Activity Report provides an overview of the organisation, its corporate achievements in the past fiscal year, a look towards future priorities for the upcoming year and a summary of the audited financial statements.
July 2017 SNOMED CT International Edition Release Available
August 2, 2017
The Production release of the July 2017 SNOMED CT International Edition is now available to everyone, from the MLDS distribution site.
New Publication: SNOMED CT Template Syntax v1.0 with Expression Template Language
July 31, 2017
SNOMED International is pleased to announce the publication of the SNOMED CT Template Syntax v1.0. The Template Syntax presents the formal rules for representing slots in SNOMED CT expressions, expression constraints and queries.
Updated Position Statement: SNOMED CT Pharmaceutical Product Concept Model and Content, relative to International Third Party Standards
July 19, 2017
As previously announced (in April 2017), due to requests from SNOMED International Members and other stakeholders, SNOMED CT has drafted a position statement describing the relationship between the proposed SNOMED CT Pharmaceutical/biologic product concept model and other international standards.
SNOMED International Criteria for Accepting Content Requests
July 19, 2017
As a significant focus of the organisation's management mandate, SNOMED International is taking this opportunity to reaffirm the criteria for accepting terminology content as it applies to our members and collaborative partners.
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