Introduction to TOOLS

The National Clinical Terminology Service provides tools to assist users in the authoring and management of terminology within their own environment.

Terminology applications and tools include terminology servers, browsers, syndication services, and mapping environments. These tools include:

  • Browsers (Shrimp);
  • National Syndication Server;
  • National Terminology Server;
  • Ontoserver®; and
  • Snapper.

For a detailed introduction to all our products and services, including how to integrate with the NCTS, please refer to the NCTS Guide for Implementers.