Coronavirus clinical coding concepts now available in MediRecords
The National Terminology Service and Australian Digital Health Agency have released an out-of-cycle release of SNOMED CT®‑AU to include additional Coronavirus terms.
The new concepts included are:
840539006 |Disease caused by 2019 novel coronavirus (disorder)
840534001 |2019 novel coronavirus vaccination (procedure)
840544004 |Suspected disease caused by 2019 novel coronavirus (situation)
840536004 |Antigen of 2019 novel coronavirus (substance)
840535000 |Antibody to 2019 novel coronavirus (substance)
840533007 |2019 novel coronavirus (organism)
840546002 |Exposure to 2019 novel coronavirus (event)
MediRecords has been updated to include this latest release. This means that Coronavirus terms are now available as a reason for visit, as a diagnosis and reason for script.
For more information regarding this release click here.