- SNOMED CT United States Edition
- SNOMED CT Latest Version
- Machine Readable Concept Model of SNOMED CT
- Clinical Terminology
- SNOMED CT
- Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms
- Healthcare Terminology
- Electronic Health Records
- Machine Readable Concept Model
SNOMED CT Snapshot Concept
The Concept file holds the clinical concepts that make up SNOMED CT. A concept is given meaning by its Fully Specified Name, which is held in the Description file. A concept may be distinguished from or refined by association with other concepts using relationships, which are held in the Relationship file. This dataset describes the Release File structure, referred to as Release Format 2 (RF2) of the US Edition of SNOMED CT which is the official source for use in US healthcare systems.
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SNOMED CT (SNOMED Clinical Terminology) provides a common language that assists with the electronic exchange of clinical health information. It enables a consistent way of indexing, storing, retrieving, and aggregating clinical data across specialties and sites of care. SNOMED CT Can be mapped to other coding systems, such as ICD-10, which helps facilitate semantic interoperability.
A Snapshot release contains the most recent version of every component released up to the time of the snapshot. The version of each component contained in a snapshot is the most recent version of that component at the release time. The ‘Snapshot’ release is useful for a simple installation but does not provide a history or retrospective view of the terminology. There are valid use cases for each Release Type. Each International release will incorporate all three of these Release Types, allowing users to choose the most appropriate format.
The September 2020 SNOMED CT United States (US) Edition release includes an updated SNOMED CT to ICD-10-CM mapping reference with over 123,000 SNOMED CT source concepts mapped to ICD-10-CM targets. Please note that no new US-specific concepts were added in this release.
About this Dataset
John Snow Labs; International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM);
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SNOMED CT United States Edition, SNOMED CT Latest Version, Machine Readable Concept Model of SNOMED CT
|Concept_Id||Uniquely identifies the concept||integer||level : Nominalrequired : 1|
|Effective_Date||Specifies the inclusive date at which the component version's state became the then current valid state of the component||date||required : 1|
|Is_Active||Specifies whether the concept's state was active or inactive from the nominal release date specified by the Effective_Date||boolean||required : 1|
|Module_Id||Identifies the concept version's module.||integer||level : Nominalrequired : 1|
|Definition_Status_Id||Specifies if the concept version is primitive or fully defined.||integer||level : Nominalrequired : 1|
|Concept Id||Effective Date||Is Active||Module Id||Definition Status Id|