SNOMED CT Helps Drive EHR Success
Author: Giannangelo, Kathy; Berkowitz, Lyle
Source: Journal of AHIMA - Coding Notes
Publication Date: April 2005
With the advent of electronic health record (EHR) systems, IT solutions are needed to ease the recording of standard codes for clinical encounters. The basis for these products is a standard terminology, without which the full benefits of an EHR are unlikely to be realized. One expert notes th....