RCPA

This section provides links to download the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) pathology terminology and information model resources. They have been developed by the RCPA as part of the National Pathology Terminology and Information Standardisation Plan and are published on their behalf by the NCTS. The intellectual property rights of these resources are owned and governed by the RCPA. Details of the individual file components can be found in the included release note.

For additions or changes to content please send your request to help@digitalhealth.gov.au or pitus@rcpa.edu.au stating your request is related to the RCPA pathology terminology and information models.

Further information about the National Pathology Terminology and Information Standardisation Plan is on the RCPA website or can be requested from pitus@rcpa.edu.au.

Note: As of January 2018, the Requesting Pathology Terminology reference set has been incorporated into the SNOMED CT-AU release which allows for it to also be accessed within the Release Bundle or via the Reference Sets download page.

NOTE: You are required to abide by the Terms of Use provided with this product. You must be logged in to download the zip file.

/library/DH_3319_2020_RCPA_PathologyTerminologyandInformationModels_ReleaseNote_v1.4.pdfRCPA Pathology Terminology and Information Models Release Note v1.4This note identifies new or changed pathology terminology and information model resources developed by the Royal College of Pathologists Australasia.
/library/DH_2371_2016_RCPA-PathologyTerminologyandInformationModels_TermsofUse_v1.0.pdfRCPA Pathology Terminology and Information Models Terms of Use v1.0This document contains the Terms of Use for users downloading the RCPA Pathology Terminology and Information models.
/library/rcpa_restricted.zipRCPA – Pathology Terminology and Information Models v1.4 (zip file)This product contains the Pathology Terminology and Information model resources developed and owned by the RCPA, the Release Note, and the Terms of Use.

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) makes this Product available in accordance with the Agency RCPA Pathology Terminology and Information Models Terms of use v1.0 found above and in the zip file. The Agency provides the product and information available in good faith but on an “as is” basis without any representation or warranty as to its accuracy or completeness. The Agency does not accept any responsibility and to the extent permitted by law excludes all liability in connection with any use or inability to use the Information or the Product. As the Information is of a general nature only, it is up to any person using or wishing to use the Information to ensure that it is accurate, complete and suitable for the circumstances of their use.

This material includes SNOMED Clinical Terms™ (SNOMED CT) which is used by permission of SNOMED International All rights reserved. SNOMED CT was originally created by The College of American Pathologists. “SNOMED” and “SNOMED CT” are registered trademarks of the IHTSDO.

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