In this series of posts I am assessing SNOMED CT® using the international browser.
There is a section in SNOMED CT which refers to specific situations. The situations represent a heterogenous group which includes family history, previous services that have been offered as well as past medical conditions. I could see that a search strategy or text analysis algorithm may be useful in facilitating the use of this section of the terminology.
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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