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IHTSDO Education & Implementation Update

Model Meaning Binding for FHIR Resources
SNOMED CT-Based ValueSet Bindings for FHIR Resources

CIMI/IHTSDO DCM tooling ecosystem thoughts

These slides describe a possible semantic health modelling environment for CIMI / IHTSDO, featuring:

  • Next generation archetype / template tools
  • Integrated terminology subset authoring
  • Model management tool - CKM
  • AML-enabled UML tooling
  • With underlying IHTSDO terminologies, including SNOMED CT and LOINC

An IHTSDO perspective for CIMI/SHN on information modeling and terminology activities

David Markwell
Head of Implementation & Education
International Health Terminology
Standards Development Organisation

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