Essentials for Mapping from a Clinical Terminology
Author: Imel, Margo; Giannangelo, Kathy; Levy, Brian
Source: IFHRO Congress | AHIMA Convention
Publication Date: October 15, 2004
Terms for Terms: A Terminology Guide for e-HIM Professionals
This paper explains the principles of mapping from a clinical terminology, such as SNOMED Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT®), to other classifications and terminologies. It discusses the benefits and challenges in designing a map and the rationale behind developing a map to support different cli....
Author: Paterno, Marilyn D.; Rynberg, Sally J.; Giannangelo, Kathy
Source: Journal of AHIMA
Publication Date: January 2009
It can be a challenge to keep straight the many terms used in events, concepts, or data in clinical records. The following table provides definitions for some of the many terms to help HIM professionals differentiate among them.
The difference between terminologies and vocabularies....