Medical Conditions Vocabulary
Build Smart Picklists with a Structured, Flexible Medical Conditions Vocabulary
What It Does for Your Business
- Enables multiple current and future disease-based clinical databases to be linked to this single-source medical conditions name database
- Promotes interoperability within health information systems by providing cross-references to industry-standard medical condition terminologies, including ICD-9 CM, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS and SNOMED CT®
- Aids in medical condition profiling
- Permits navigation to and from more specific and generic medical conditions, helping identify related and potentially relevant medical conditions
- Helps lessen false positive alerts due to inactive patient conditions by permitting programmatic deletion of acute medical conditions (e.g., myocardial infarction and infection) from patient disease profiles
- Offers flexibility in consumer-based and professional clinical screening applications by including professional and patient medical condition synonyms
- Assists in identifying chronic conditions defined by CMS as eligible for MTM services, thus helping you identify eligible patients - Learn more about the MTM Toolkit
What It Provides
- Robust multi-parented, multi-tiered hierarchy
- Multiple names for a given medical condition, including:
- Primary professional
- Professional synonym
- Primary patient
- Patient synonym
- Multiple attributes for each condition, as applicable, including:
- Pregnancy and lactation
- Condition type
Delivery and Required Solutions
- Medi-Span Clinical Drug Foundation API
- Medi-Span Clinical ICD-9-CM Disease Mapping API
- Medi-Span Clinical ICD-10-CM/PCS Disease Mapping API
(Also available via Web services)
- Medi-Span Clinical SNOMED CT Disease Mapping API
(Also available via Web services)
Flat File: Medical Conditions Master Database
Required Companion for Other Solutions
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