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In this series of posts, I am assessing the SNOMED CT® terminology using the international browser.
SNOMED CT® codes for what I would refer to as more generic specifiers. These are difficult to summarise but a number of these reference other types of classification (e.g. criminal and civil proceedings).
Other specifiers include categories of sports, broad types of measurement scales and a range of techniques used in interventions.
Appendix A – Other Posts in the Series on Health Information Exchanges
Appendix B – Definition of Health Information Exchange
This is the definition of the Health Information Exchange that I use (Hersh et al, 2015)
‘Health information exchange (HIE), the electronic sharing of clinical information across the boundaries of health care organizations‘
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