The purpose of the National Release Centre is to support implementers and their adoption of SNOMED CT within New Zealand.
The Ministry of Health is responsible for promoting and supporting the adoption and deployment of SNOMED CT in New Zealand as well as distributing the International Release of SNOMED CT.
SNOMED CT Expo 2016
New Zealand hosted the SNOMED CT Expo for the first time in 2016. The Expo was organised by the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO) in collaboration with the MOH.
The 2-day expo featured case studies and presentations from clinicians, experts and health IT professionals from around the world in their implementation of SNOMED.
For more information about the SNOMED CT EXPO 2016 visit the SNOMED Expo website.