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check September 2023 pCLOCD release is now available for download

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7 months 2 weeks ago - 7 months 2 weeks ago #8708 by Linda Monico
Canadian lab terminology implementers can now update to the latest pan-Canadian LOINC Observation Code Database release ( R05.19.00_2.75 ). Informed by the latest available LOINC release v2.75 , evaluating requests for change, community guidance and input, this release contains:
  • 1018 new LOINC codes in English and French
  • 3599 edits to terms in English
  • 3615 edits to terms in French
  • 911 Deprecated LOINC codes

pCLOCD is available for review and implementation accessible from Terminology Gateway.
You can learn more about all the changes in the release notes .

We continue to expand the Canadian French translation of LOINC terms with each release and this includes translating new terms and updating existing revised terms. Thank you to the Translation working group for their ongoing support and dedication to this valuable work.

We thank the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) for their continued collaboration on updating the MIS Service Activity Reporting attribute for pCLOCD codes. To find out more about MIS Standards, visit CIHI’s website .

Infoway works together with various partnering organizations and stakeholders to ensure pCLOCD is reflective of Canadian use and needs. We thank your continued contributions and efforts.

We welcome feedback for enhancements to better support implementation needs, please contact us .

Happy pCLOCD release day!
Last edit: 7 months 2 weeks ago by Linda Monico. Reason: corrected text for link to Canadian French translation of LOINC parts file

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