PHIN Vocabulary Access and Distribution System
PHIN VADS provides standard vocabularies to CDC and its Public Health Partners in one place. PHIN VADS is a web-based enterprise vocabulary system for accessing, searching and distributing vocabularies used within the Public Health Information Network (PHIN). It promotes the use of standards-based vocabulary within PHIN systems to support the exchange of consistent information among Public Health Partners.
For more information please visit the PHIN VADS internet website http://www.cdc.gov/phin/tools/PHINvads/index.html