By: Apelon  09-12-2011
Keywords: information solutions, Healthcare Information, National Library

Apelon provides a broad range of terminology-based services to meet the needs of our diverse client base. These services, ranging from tutorials on structured vocabulary to custom terminology modeling to the provisioning of content and run-time component integration, are designed to maximize the value of our clients’ investments in health data standards. 

Apelon’s services personnel – computer scientists, medical informaticists, and clinicians – are recognized experts in vocabulary technology, dedicated to providing the best healthcare information solutions available. We continuously enhance our expertise through involvement in terminology research and development of “best practices,” collaborating with research agencies and academic centers such as the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Mayo Clinic, US National Cancer Institute (NCI), US National Library of Medicine (NLM), Ohio State University, and Stanford University. We also have an ongoing commitment to industry leadership, participating in national and international forums including the International Medical Information Association, American Medical Informatics Association, MedInfo, HL7, ISO and the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization (IHTSDO).

Keywords: Healthcare Information, Healthcare Information Solutions, information solutions, National Library,

Other products and services from Apelon


Content Services

As part of our DTS and TermWorks product services, our content services group acquires, formats, and distributes over forty different national and international standards to clients around the world. With a single common data model for content, healthcare and biotech application developers can eliminate the cost and confusion of dealing with different terminology data structures.


Terminology Asset Management

The outcome of these activities will be creation of terminology content that is used within the terminology services application to meet the needs of data normalization, terminology content access and general terminology deployment.


Consulting Services

Planning – Apelon consultants are available to analyze your existing vocabulary environment, provide a comprehensive requirements assessment, and make focused recommendations on processes and applications to assure a successful return on your terminology investment.


Product Services

Whatever the source of the requirements, data standardization is a vital component of today’s healthcare computing environment, allowing clinical information to be effectively and consistently collected, compared, and analyzed. For organizations needing to create and evolve critical terminology assets, Apelon’s Modeling Services accelerate time to market, reduce maintenance costs, increase terminology quality, and improve business results.