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    If you have experience in editing and data modeling of clinical content and terminologies used in health records databases, AND you want to play a significant role in a dynamic organization, then consider joining the National Library of Medicine (NLM)!

    This position manages a program segment that performs professional and technical work forming the basis of a standard medical vocabulary.

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    • Directing, managing, and overseeing activities related to the content of Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms (SNOMED-CT) as carried out by the NLM.
    • Overseeing editing and data modeling of SNOMED CT and other clinical and healthcare vocabularies.
    • Coordinating with developers of source content to ensure reasonable representation of these data within NLM terminology products and systems.
    • Addressing queries from clinicians and researchers on the use of NLM's terminology systems.
    • Providing technical advice to clinicians and potential users on the effective use of available data and database features related to their specific applications and environments.
    • Representing NLM at professional meetings and in discussions with producers and users of component clinical vocabularies.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0601 General Health Science

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