SNOMED CT Implementation Guide for FHIR, published by SNOMED International. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 0.1.0). This version is based on the current content of and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions


This is the SNOMED CT implementation guide for FHIR.


1 Introduction to using SNOMED with FHIR

2 General Implementation Considerations

3 SNOMED specific behaviours

4 Implementing Terminology Services with SNOMED CT

[5 Design Notes specific to Client Applications]

6 SNOMED Specific profiles

7 Terminology Binding

8 Test Suites for using SNOMED with FHIR Servers

9 Frequently Asked Questions

Editors notes:

This implementation guide is owned by the SNOMED on FHIR working group and is published by HL7 and SNOMED International jointly, with contributions from the National Release Centers, and/or HL7 affiliates. Content in here is the property of either HL7 or SNOMED International, and made available to you under different licences.