Clinical Terminology - Guidance for Use of Medical Nomenclatures in Information Exchange v1.1

Name
NEHTA-2188:2015 Clinical Terminology - Guidance for Use of Medical Nomenclatures in Information Exchange v1.1
Identifier
NEHTA-2188:2015
Version
1.1
Date
30-11-2015

All SNOMED CT-AU and AMT resources, including implementation collateral, are now available to download from the document library on the National Clinical Terminology Service website.

This toolkit provides a short introduction or ‘quick start’ reference for developers wishing to work with SNOMED CT-AU Reference Sets (Refsets). It includes sample applications built on Oracle’s Java platform and built on the Microsoft .NET Framework that demonstrate importing and using reference sets.

This document provides guidance for healthcare software systems that produce and consume clinical messages containing medical nomenclatures.  This guidance helps software developers to manage risks when developing healthcare software systems using medical nomenclatures for the purpose of supporting healthcare delivery through the exchange of clinical information.