Global Patient Set

The Global Patient Set will support the cross-border movement of information, and ultimately health system interoperability. A controlled list of existing SNOMED CT unique concept identifiers, single descriptions and reference sets, the Global Patient Set will be available at no cost to users.

SNOMED CT products and services catalogue

This is a comprehensive guide to our products and services, complete with descriptions and links. It suggests relevant groups of products and services for different customer groups.


SNOMED CT starter guide

The Starter Guide is a practical and useful starting point from which anyone with a general interest in healthcare information can begin learning about SNOMED CT.

In just over fifty pages it provides a general introduction to key topics. It provides sufficient knowledge for those interested in an overview of what SNOMED CT is and how it works. For those seeking a more detailed understanding, the Starter Guide is a good place to gain a foundation of knowledge on which to build.

SNOMED CT Editorial Guide

The Editorial Guide provides the information necessary to model terms in SNOMED CT. It is for those who edit content in the International Releasebut it may also be useful to those creating extensions. It is a working document, subject to change and revision.
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SNOMED CT machine readable concept model

The SNOMED CT Machine Readable Concept Model (MRCM) represents the SNOMED CT concept model rules in a form that can be read and tested by a computer. A human readable version of the SNOMED CT concept model can be found in the SNOMED CT Editorial Guide, along with additional guidance for SNOMED CT authors. A computable version of the MRCM is published as a set of reference sets in the SNOMED CT international edition.

SNOMED CT for clinical data analytics

Building on data capture at the point of care, one of the prime uses of SNOMED CT is to enable clinical data analytics. Watch the demo outlining how SNOMED CT supports data analytics as well as review related SNOMED International resources.


Vendor introduction to SNOMED CT

An informative and practical introduction to SNOMED CT, this introduction focuses primarily on the needs of vendors and developers of electronic health record systems and other related applications in healthcare information technology.

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Information on SNOMED International membership and licensing

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