Implementation FAQs

Mapping and Migration from SNOMED 3.x to SNOMED CT
The codes used in SNOMED International are present in SNOMED CT in the 900000000000498005 | SNOMED RT ID simple map reference set | which links the old alph...
Thu, 17 Sep, 2015 at 4:25 PM
What does it mean if a concept is fully-defined or primitive and how do I tell the difference?
The main point about the definition status (primitive or fully-defined) is that they related not to the inherent nature of the concept itself but to the suf...
Wed, 15 Apr, 2015 at 5:40 PM
How do I know what has changed in SNOMED CT documentation
The move from the previous methods of document publication to use of the Confluence platform means that it is possible for those with accounts on SNOMED Int...
Tue, 21 Mar, 2017 at 10:16 AM
What is the difference between a classification such as ICD-10 or ICPC and a terminology like SNOMED CT?
A classification groups diseases and other health issues into categories based on similar properties. These categories may group by type of disease, body...
Thu, 9 Jul, 2020 at 11:32 AM