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About this information standard

SCCI has authorised the release of an Advance Notification (AN) for SCCI0034 Amd 35/2016 announcing changes to SNOMED CT®.

SNOMED CT is the information standard for clinical terminology. It has been declared as the required terminology to support direct management of care within the policy document published by the National Information Board (NIB) 'Personalised Health and Care 2020: A Framework for Action'.

SNOMED CT was first published as an information standard by the Information Standards Board (ISB) in August 2011, the current documents remain on the ISB website.

The Advance Notification below provides details of this change:

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