What is population health? In the big schema of things, it is working towards improving the overall health of a group. Now how do you improve the overall health of a group? There are several approaches but here we will focus on how this is addressed in the U.S., where...read more
Like many of you, we’ve been reflecting on the many challenges we’re facing as a health IT community and a global society in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We at CareCom would like to thank all of you that work in the healthcare field. Especially the ones...read more
We’re still here!! Due to an important social effort set forth by the Danish authorities in order to fight the spreading of the COVID-19 virus, CareCom has moved all work to be done remotely. CareCom has been following the situation over the past few weeks and we have...read more
Providers of medical informatics applications need controlled medical vocabularies to support their applications. It is to their advantage to use available standards to achieve this end. Various standards have long existed; each with the purpose to cover a specific...read more
As health records are increasingly digitized, there are a wide variety of systems being implemented to contain this data. These systems are designed and developed separately, and they are often not interoperable. The inability to share data between healthcare...read more
Electronic Health Record systems are designed to store data accurately and capture the state of a patient over time. This information is formatted by classification systems and reference terminologies which provide a uniform way of collecting and maintaining...read more
The CareCom team has moved to a new office location, and we are ecstatic to share some of its history. CareCom is now situated in ‘Laboratory Ellehammer’ – the workshop of inventor and flight pioneer, Jacob Ellehammer! Yes, he too was called Jacob… Jacob Christian...read more
CareCom is excited to announce that we have changed locations to a new office building! We are now situated in ‘Laboratory Ellehammer’ in Hellerup – the workshop of Danish inventor and flight pioneer, Jacob Ellehammer. Looking forward to continuing to develop and grow...read more
As of Monday, August 12th, 2019, CareCom has moved to a new office! This move marks a milestone in CareCom’s journey towards achieving interoperability in health care. As we look back at the past 9 years at Kongevejen 149, we are grateful for our clients, our...read more
Background Results from studies show that active patient engagement in the health care decision-making process leads to better health outcomes and lower costs. However, patients cannot easily obtain information about their medical conditions and services due to the...read more
HealthTerm® powered by CareCom
What is HealthTerm®?
HealthTerm® is a terminology platform, developed by CareCom over the last 15 years for the international healthcare sector.
How does HealthTerm® Work?
HealthTerm® handles all tasks related to terminologies, code systems and structured content – from creation of a new code system to translation of international code systems or mappings between local code lists and international standards.
What makes HealthTerm® Unique?
HealthTerm® is unique in having a full set of tools to create and maintain all types of code systems and at the same time, it has the performance/security to handle the biggest healthcare enterprises on run-time look-up.
Orion is excited to announce our migration to HealthTerm. The flexibility combined with the high quality control of HealthTerm's tooling is by far the best the market offers today. We offer our customers a complete tooling package with everything from ease of use, maintenance of local code systems and mapping to a huge range of standard code systems based on international process standards with workflow control and process statistics. Additionally the software enables handling multi lingual processing on the fly, patient friendly and clinician friendly terms. Thousands of subset for customers to use in their applications come as standard e.g. for quality measure reporting (CQMs) and detailed support for semantic ontologies.
“HealthTerm® can be described as the link between applications and organizations in the healthcare system. It is one of the most advanced products within this specialized market. HealthTerm is a complete solution which can be used in any type of job where classifications and terminologies are essential. HealthTerm ensures consistency as all clinical and administrative systems collect codes from one source – and this in turn provides an increase in patient safety.”
‘…EU Commission: the epSOS project uses HealthTerm® as the 24/7 terminology webserver, where all the national translations and mappings are created using the mapping and translation modules. The final results of these endeavors now represents the epSOS Central Reference Terminology Server for all participating countries.
SHIEC is excited to have CareCom U.S. join the SB&T Partner program,” said Kelly Hoover Thompson, CEO of SHIEC. “SB&T Partners are selected based on their ability to bring unique, value-added solutions to o ur HIE community members. We know some of our members might struggle with a single source of truth for code systems and effective ways to map codes. CareCom U.S. provides the tools and expertise to support our members financial and operational goals. SHIEC looks forward to working with CareCom U.S.
“HealthTerm® is designed specifically for Clinical Master Data Management, and CareCom has answered all our requirements in a way that shows their experience and a wide knowledge and expertise in managing structured content. We are convinced that HealthTerm® will cover our needs for Clinical Master Data Management on both a short and long-term basis. Furthermore, CareCom will be a great advisor and sparring partner on future customized solutions.” says Alfhild Stokke, Program Manager, The Norwegian Directorate of eHealth.
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