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SNOMED CT-AU and Australian Medicines Terminology April 2020 Release

Published 23 April 2020

The National Clinical Terminology Service (NCTS) is pleased to announce that the April combined release of SNOMED CT®-AU1 and the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT) is now available to registered users from the NCTS website.

Important Information

COVID-19 concepts

The following COVID-19 related concepts have been added to this release:

  • 1462681000168102 |Rapid COVID-19 antibody detection test|
  • 1462701000168104 |COVID-19 IgM measurement|
  • 1462741000168102 |COVID-19 IgG measurement|

Find a full list of COVID-19 related concepts in Recent Updates. If you can't find a suitable concept, let us know by requesting additions or changes online.

Document Library update

The following document has been added to the Document Library:

Please refer to the NCTS Document Library Release Note v2.19 in Recent Updates for further details.


SNOMED CT-AU inclusive of the Australian Medicines Terminology is updated monthly and is available to download for free to registered license holders. To register for an account please go to the registration page.

Licensing terms can be found here.


Development by the NCTS relies on the input and cooperation of the Australian healthcare community. We value your feedback and encourage questions, comments, or suggestions about our products. You can contact us by completing the online support request form, emailing [email protected], or calling 1300 901 001.

Thank you for your continued support.

  1. "SNOMED" and "SNOMED CT" are registered trademarks of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO).

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