SNOMED-RT, the next generation in clinical vocabulary
, is the CAP's comprehensive structured reference terminology supporting data capture, retrieval, analysis and transfer.
The merger of these two clinical vocabulary
market leaders is intended to accelerate the healthcare industry's adoption of structured terminology, as the necessary foundation for comparable data.
Cyber+LE's extensive lexicon, or medical knowledge base, has grown out of the clinical vocabulary
in Kaiser-Permanente Colorado's Clinical Information System, winner of the 1999 CPRI Davies Award for Outstanding Computer Based Patient Record Systems and selected for inclusion in the 1998 Smithsonian Computerworld Award Archives.
MedcomSoft Record not only creates and collects 100 percent discreet clinical data, but it can also aggregate such data on a community level with a 100 percent homogeneous coding system using an industry standard clinical vocabulary
(Medcin[R]) which is automatically cross-mapped to all other leading industry standard code sets such as SNOMED, LOINC, CPT, ICD and NDC.
The study finds that the vast majority of benefits asserted by proponents of converting to ICD-10-CM or ICD-10-PCS cannot be achieved without first implementing a standard clinical vocabulary
6 will include enhancements to the Medcin clinical vocabulary
and has several updates designed to improve practice management functions.
Unfortunately, ambulatory electronic medical record systems have historically been expensive, difficult to use and struggled from a lack of standard clinical vocabulary