Jul15

Event: Join Apelon for the IHTSDO Business Meeting/ SNOMED CT Expo

Sunday, October 23, 2016 through Friday, October 28, 2016

IHSTDO Business Meeting / SNOMED CT Expo

Wellington, New Zealand

Join Apelon for the IHTSDO Business Meeting/ SNOMED CT Expo

SNOMED CT Expo 2016 offers an opportunity to network with government officials, health IT professionals, practitioners, researchers, vendors from around the world and showcase the latest health IT achievements. A program of lectures and educational sessions will enable the participants to learn about the language of health IT and its recent developments.

Jun27

Event: MedDRA Users Group

Thursday, June 30, 2016 through Thursday, June 30, 2016

Philadelphia, PA, USA

MedDRA Users Group

Apelon's John Carter, VP Professional Services, will be attending the MedDRA Users Group in Philadelphia, PA on June 30, 2016. He looks forward to learning about the latest changes to MedDRA, which is used for a wide variety of pharmaceutical-related reporting and analytics, and networking with other MedDRA users.

Jan27

See you at HIMSS 2016, Las Vegas, February 29-March 4

Written by // John Carter Wednesday, January 27, 2016

See you at HIMSS 2016, Las Vegas, February 29-March 4

HIMSS 2016 is upon us, February 29 to March 4, in fabulous Las Vegas! We hope you'll stop by the Apelon booth (#2265) and say hello. We'll be showing off the new DTS version 4.4, which features a completely integrated HL7(r) FHIR(r) toolkit, enhanced value set tools for quality measure and clinical decision support developers, the new Content Download Portal app, and performance enhancements throughout the application. If you haven't seen DTS in a while, you'll be amazed at the latest features.

Sep10

Proposed MedDRA Changes

Written by // John Carter Thursday, September 10, 2015

Comments due by September 25

Proposed MedDRA Changes

The MedDRA Maintenance and Support Services Organization seeks user community feedback on a series of proposed changes to be included in an upcoming release. You can get more information about the changes by downloading

Aug31

July 2015 SNOMED CT and SNOMED-CPT Mappings for DTS 3.5

Subscription Customer Download Files Available Now

The latest edition of SNOMED CT and the SNOMED-CPT Mappings are available for Apelon Content Subscription customers who are still using DTS 3.5.2. 

Aug28

See you at HIMSS AsiaPac

Singapore, September 6-10, 2015

Will you be attending the HIMSS AsiaPac and Digital Health Week meetings in Singapore next month? We will... so let's meet up... Drop us a line at sales@apelon.com. See you in Singapore!

Aug27

Announcing Apelon’s Reformatted MedDRA Data for DTS

Written by // John Carter Thursday, August 27, 2015

More terms and relationships in new approach

MedDRA hierarchy in the Apelon DTS Editor

Looking at MedDRA as a terminologist, I see some things I really like and some things I wish were different. We just overhauled the way we represent MedDRA in DTS, and the new schema helps DTS users take advantage of the good parts and more easily work around the rest.

Dec16

Is Gestational Diabetes Diabetes?

Managing value sets in ICD-10-CM and SNOMED CT

Is "Gestational Diabetes" a kind of "Diabetes"? Two coding systems, two answers.

Dec15

ICD-10-CM: Too many or not enough?

Written by // John Carter

PCP vs Specialist use of ICD-9-CM codes

A recent study published in American Family Physician says that primary care physicians (PCPs) use more ICD-9-CM codes than specialists.

May09

Apelon Announces Interoperability Services

Written by // Jack Bowie Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Apelon Announces Interoperability Services for Intersystems Infomatics Solutions

Services Support Data Normalization and Semantic Interoperability within HealthShare

Apelon, Inc., an international provider of terminology and data interoperability solutions, today announces that it is working with InterSystems Corporation, a global leader in software for connected care, to provide interoperability services to support the InterSystems HealthShare™ strategic informatics platform.