Data Standards and Products (DS&P) provides a variety of training and educational resources relating to the products it supports.
The downloads in this collection contain a variety of materials covering different aspects of DS&P's work programmes and services. A resource Library is also held within the SNOMED CT NHS Network website. This site is for anyone who wants to know more about SNOMED CT, its implementation, and training aspects of SNOMED CT. For those wishing to implement SNOMED CT we have developed a series of webinars that walk you through some of the key aspects of SNOMED CT. Pre- recorded versions of these are provided below
This recorded presentation is an introduction to SNOMED CT and covers SNOMED CT features, examples of use and benefits. It looks at why a single terminology, what a terminology is, some of the features of SNOMED CT and gives some examples of where SNOMED CT is currently used and its benefits.
The Second in this webinar series is primarily aimed at informatics staff and suppliers, and takes individuals through the details of the files and products associated with SNOMED CT
Short webinars (each no longer than 5-10minutes) have been developed providing information about the NHS Dictionary of Medicines and Devices (dm+d) and the SNOMED CT UK Drug Extension
1) Introduction to dm+d. This short 10 minute webinar provides a brief introduction about dm+d, what it is and why we need it.
2) dm+d browser demonstration
This is a 10 minute demonstration of the BSA dm+d browser. As well as demonstrating how to use the browser to search for medicines and devices, it also gives you a good insight into the 5 box dm+d model and what additional information is associated with each description
3) Downloading dm+d and SNOMED CT UK Drug Extension files from the TRUD server
This short 10 minute webinar demonstrates how to locate and download the dm+d and SNOMED CT Extension files from the TRUD server.
4) dm+d 5 box model unravelled.
This short webinar will give you further insight into the 5 box model and how each box within the model and its associated attributes support various uses such as prescribing, dispensing and recoding of medicines information.
SNOMED CT e-learning materials. This course is aimed at anyone who will be using applications incorporating SNOMED CT and is designed to provide them with a good basic understanding.
As part of the Clinical Coding Standards Course, all attendees must complete the Theory and Background and Key Definitions modules before attending the classroom based course.
This presentation is aimed at developers and technical implementers. It assumes a basic understanding of SNOMED CT. This webinar gives an overview of the different SNOMED CT UK extensions, walks you through the release files and the different release packs, looks at the content of the Release Format 2 files and highlight aspects of the file specifications, finally it illustrates how you might process these with some SQL scripts.
SNOMED CT UK Data Migration Workbench Training Materials.
This webinar takes you through the techniques for successfully searching SNOMED CT for the clinical terms you require. It goes through searching for individual terms, groups of related terms and terms related to a specific speciality as well as simple tips for making your searches successful.