Recent Webinars or Webcasts (Cross-Link)

  • EMS Performance Measures National Initiative Introduction and NEMSIS Schematron/Validation Rules Update Presentations
    January 14, 2015
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    This national project is funded by the NHTSA Office of EMS and the HHS HRSA EMS for Children Program. The Cooperative Agreement was awarded to the National Association of EMS Officials (NASEMSO).
    January 14, 2015 v3 Implementation Call Agenda:
    1) v3.4.0 CR1 - National Schematron / Validation Rule Changes Overview (Josh Legler – 30 minutes) - PDF of presentation (Posted 01-14-2015)
    2) EMS Performance Measures Initiative
    - - An Introduction and Overview of the Project (Nick Nudell – 30 minutes)
    - - EMS Performance Measures Development 101 (Dave Williams – 30 minutes)
  • Introduction to the National Emergency Medical Services Information System (NEMSIS) and Its Potential Uses in Syndromic Surveillance
    January 31st, 2012
    N. Clay Mann, PhD, MS: Principle Investigator, NEMSIS Technical Assistance Center
    Gamunu "Gam" Wijetunge, MPA, NREMT-P: EMS Specialist, NHTSA
    Bernice L. Boursiquot, MPH, CPH: Public Health Fellow, NHTSA
    This webinar will give an overview of the EMS systems and the National Emergency Medical Services Information System (NEMSIS) and discuss how NEMSIS can be used in syndromic surveillance.
  • Know Your NEMSIS - Training I
    March 22, 2012
    This webinar will provide an overview of NEMSIS, how 911 is used for an emergent medical response and the documentation by EMS of patient care, state/territory participation in NEMSIS to populate the national database, and the NEMSIS public reporting tools. Examples of public health or epidemiologist use of EMS data using diabetic data within NEMSIS and collaboration within the State of Utah are provided.
  • Know Your NEMSIS - Training II
    August 30, 2012
    Training and presentations made possible by EEC - the Epidemiology and Evaluation Committee of the Cardiovasular Health Council, National Association of Chronic Disease Directors and the NEMSIS Technical Assistance Center.
    This webinar is a follow-up to Know Your NEMSIS initial training. This session asks the state epidemiologists to report on commnications and collarboration between state public health and state EMS data managers for surveillance puposes. Additional training on the NEMSIS Online Reporting Cube.


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