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Health Level Seven (HL7) - Resources and Information Show Full Record 1124 Bookmark and Share
Source: Health Level Seven Inc.
Resource Type(s): FAQs, News, Standards and Guidelines
Searchable Keywords: Data management Health Level Seven (HL7) Information exchange Messaging 
Abstract:   From web site: "Organization of healthcare subject matter experts and information scientists collaborating to create standards for the exchange, management and integration of electronic healthcare information. HL7 promotes the use of such standards within and among healthcare organizations to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of healthcare delivery for the benefit of all." This web resource provides information and resources about HL7 most of which is of specific use to members but some ...
Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC) - Resources and Information Show Full Record 1123 Bookmark and Share
Source: Regenstrief Institute for Health Care
Resource Type(s): Fact Sheets, News, Presentations, Standards and Guidelines, Tools and Software
Searchable Keywords: Information management Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LONIC) Messaging Terminology 
Abstract:   From web site: "The purpose of the LOINC database is to facilitate the exchange and pooling of results, such as blood hemoglobin, serum potassium, or vital signs, for clinical care, outcomes management, and research. Currently, most laboratories and other diagnostic services use HL7 to send their results electronically from their reporting systems to their care systems. However, most laboratories and other diagnostic care services identify tests in these messages by means of their internal and i...
Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) - Fact Sheet Show Full Record 1122 Bookmark and Share
Source: National Institutes of Health. U.S. National Library of Medicine
Resource Type(s): Fact Sheets
Searchable Keywords: Classification Information management Taxonomies Terminology Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) 
Abstract:   From article: "The purpose of NLM's Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) is to facilitate the development of computer systems that behave as if they "understand" the meaning of the language of biomedicine and health. To that end, NLM produces and distributes the UMLS Knowledge Sources (databases) and associated software tools (programs) for use by system developers in building or enhancing electronic information systems that create, process, retrieve, integrate, and/or aggregate biomedical an...
Veterinary Medical Informatics - Veterinary Nomenclature Resources including the Systematized NOmenclature of MEDicine (SNOMED) Show Full Record 1121 Bookmark and Share
Source: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Resource Type(s): Fact Sheets, Presentations, Standards and Guidelines, Taxonomies
Searchable Keywords: Classification NAHLN National Animal Health Laboratory Network Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine (SNOMED) Terminology 
Abstract:   A collection of veterinary medical information resources which include access to the SNOMED CT Browser, presentations and documents concerning veterinary application of SNOMED, a forum for terminology issues with the development of NAHLN, National Animal Health Laboratory Network, and a forum for discussing the application of SNOMED to veterinary medical record systems.
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