National Clinical Terminology Service webinar series February 2020

17 February, 2020: The National Clinical Terminology Service (NCTS) of the Australian Digital Health Agency, in collaboration with the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) and the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) are co-presenting a webinar in February 2020. The presentation will provide an overview of some of the code sets used in healthcare, specifically clinical terminologies (SNOMED CT-AU) and health classifications (ICD-10-AM), and how they support clinical data entry, communication, reporting and analytics.

Please note that this webinar will be held using Microsoft Teams.

Terminologies and classifications: SNOMED CT-AU and ICD-10-AM use in Australia

This is a 1-hour webinar held on Tuesday 25 February 2020, from 2 pm to 3 pm AEDT.

Topics will include:

  • Commonly used code sets in health
  • Overview of SNOMED CT-AU
    ○ Features of this clinical terminology and main use cases
  • Overview of ICD-10-AM
    ○ Features of this health classification and main use cases
  • International Classification of Diseases revision
  • Maps between SNOMED CT and ICD-10

Register here for this webinar


Additional information

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