Blog from October, 2018

Heading into October's Business Meeting and 2018 SNOMED CT Expo, the Q3 edition of 'The Concept' is now available. 

As part of the scope of the redesigned SNOMED International website, 'The Concept' quarterly newsletter is now available though the website at

This edition includes the following organization, Member and events information:

Organization News:

  • New Members in 2018
  • 2018 SNOMED CT Expo Updates
  • SNOMED CT Course Catalogue Launch
  • 2018 Content Achievements
  • July 2018 Release Information
  • Description Logic Update
  • Updated SNOMED CT Editorial Guide
  • Clinical Reference Group - Calls for Participation
  • Technical Services and Clinical Engagement Updates
  • SNOMED CT Authoring Level 1 Pilot

Member and Affiliate News:

  • NHS Digital Case Study
  • Standardizing Digital Vaccination Records
  • NZ Standards Group Accelerating Adoption


  • Lineup of 2018-19 Organization events and industry conferences

Contribute to the Q4 edition of 'The Concept' by contacting 

Genome BC, OHDSI, Canada Health Infoway, The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health are featured organizations at this year's SNOMED CT Expo! 

This year's Expo features:

  • An exciting keynote and concurrent speakers and sessions found here.
  • Top shelf sponsors and Canadian themed delegate bags
  • SNOMED CT & FHIR Day of the Dev for Developers!
  • “Making it real” – SNOMED CT supporting Genomics - 1 day thought leadership session

Visit to register for these sessions before opportunity passes you by.

SNOMED International is proud to announce the launch of our new website and we're excited to introduce you to our new look.

Our new website provides a clear message of who we are, what we stand for and our diverse range of committed stakeholders.

The new website boasts a clean design and intuitive and consistent site-wide navigation to help you find your way around with ease. It is also fully responsive with mobile devices, making it easy to navigate on a wide range of web browsers and devices.

We’ve also augmented and reorganized information for prospective Members and licensees, providing clear and easy to understand information about engaging with SNOMED International - including our software and tools, detailed case studies, available education resources and our industry partners.

We’ve reunited a range of our content to the new website, including SNOMED in Action, SNOMED Inside, SNOMED Expo and the Concept Newsletter so that we can attract and retain our audience in a more effective way.

To stay up to date on SNOMED International and SNOMED CT news, we have included a news center which shares our organization news and events, an industry newsfeed as well as what’s trending on the @Snomedct twitter channel. Furthermore, we’ve enabled the website with notifications so that you can subscribe to receive a weekly news digest from the organization.

We’re proud of the new website and feel it creates the experience you’re looking for when you pay us a visit.

Check out the new website at and send your feedback to