Semantic interoperability, or the “ability to use digital health information across diverse care settings and clinical software”, makes healthcare data analytics possible. Without it, many problems can arise from using disparate electronic medical record (EMR) or...read more
Press Release Brooklyn, NY April 20, 2018 – CareCom U.S. a leading provider of terminology services management, today announced it has joined the Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC) as a Strategic Business and Technology (SB&T) Partner....read more
Press Release HealthTerm® powered by CareCom is a leading, global terminology management vendor. HealthTerm enables the acquisition of data from hospitals, providers and other clinical applications and then standardizes the data to a standard 'language' or code...read more
PRESS RELEASE Oslo, December 13th, 2017 – The Norwegian Directorate of eHealth has signed a contract for the implementation of CareCom’s terminology service HealthTerm® and related advisory services for ten years. The contract was awarded after a competitive tender....read more
By Jacob Boye Hansen, Founder & CEO CareCom A/S CareCom has been working in the clinical terminology space for many years, and in the last 3 years we have seen a consistent interest in analytics. Interest is coming from not only terminology services clients, but...read more
By Mikkel Jønsson Thomsen, Solution Architect One of the top problems in Health IT is Semantic Interoperability. When working with medical data from many different sources, it is crucial to be able to correctly map between code sets, reference terminologies,...read more
The HealthTerm® Enterprise Terminology system consists of 3 things: 1. Content • HealthTerm® is pre-loaded with standardized code systems, mappings between code systems and subsets 2. Software for terminology management and distribution • High performance...read more
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“At present a Proof of Concept project is being set up in one of the Danish Healthcare Regions. The purpose of this project is to demonstrate the anticipated large savings stemming from the automation and simplification of the present semi-manual procedures keeping...read more
It is with great pride that I can announce our recent win in our home market – The Danish Municipalities. CareCom has just signed a contract with KL (The Danish interest organization that oversees the 98 local Danish municipalities) where HealthTerm has been chosen to...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 Heathterm 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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