Implemented and live
The “Anti-Infection Tool”, is a national IT support tool for consistent documentation, storage and feedback of information on healthcare-associated infections and antibiotics, which local electronic health record systems can access.
80% of the specialized care in Sweden uses the Anti-Infection Tool.
How SNOMED CT will be used
SNOMED CT is used as the coding system for the infections.
Why SNOMED CT will be used
SNOMED CT was selected since ICD-10 wasn't detailed enough.