Implementation FAQs

How do I use the SNOMED CT International Release files?
The SNOMED CT distribution files contain the full content of SNOMED CT International Release. This means these files include: concepts with c...
Tue, 4 Nov, 2014 at 2:11 PM
How do I learn about SNOMED CT?
SNOMED CT E-Learning Courses IHTSDO provides several E-Learning courses about SNOMED CT. To see public access learning materials or to sign up for a...
Thu, 31 Mar, 2016 at 10:09 AM
How do I view or browse SNOMED CT content?
If you are not yet ready to develop your own tools to work with SNOMED CT, a range of browsers are available to allow you to explore the content of SNOMED C...
Tue, 4 Nov, 2014 at 2:13 PM
How does IHTSDO work with ISO, WHO, LOINC, ICD-10, GMDN, etc.?
Please see http://www.ihtsdo.org/about-ihtsdo/partnerships
Tue, 4 Nov, 2014 at 2:15 PM
What are the benefits of SNOMED CT?
For information about the benefits of SNOMED CT, please see http://www.ihtsdo.org/snomed-ct/why-should-i-get-snomed-ct.
Tue, 4 Nov, 2014 at 2:16 PM
Which maps to ICD-10 and ICD-10-CM are available?
For information about partnerships, please see http://www.ihtsdo.org/about-ihtsdo/partnerships.   For information about mapping, please see http://w...
Tue, 4 Nov, 2014 at 2:19 PM
Questions about ICD-O-3, Read Codes and legacy SNOMED codes
There are maps between SNOMED CT and: ICD-O-3 codes Legacy SNOMED codes (e.g. codes used in SNOMED RT and SNOMED 3) UK NHS Read Codes / NH...
Tue, 4 Nov, 2014 at 2:21 PM
Enquiries about SNOMED CT education and training opportunities
IHTSDO is currently working to develop a full training program related to SNOMED CT through our E-Learning Center. The materials available here will eventua...
Tue, 27 May, 2014 at 11:12 AM
Mapping and Migration from SNOMED 2 or SNOP to SNOMED CT
To assist in the migration of legacy data from SNOMED II (1979) and SNOP (1965), a "Bridge File" (mapping table) is available which links each leg...
Tue, 4 Nov, 2014 at 2:23 PM
Mapping and Migration from SNOMED RT to SNOMED CT
Migration from SNOMED RT poses very few significant issues, since many features of the design of SNOMED CT including the use of SCTIDs were incorporated int...
Thu, 17 Sep, 2015 at 4:28 PM