“The NHTSA Office of EMS has created an engaging two-minute animated video that follows EMS data from the moment they are collected at the scene to when they are analyzed and used to improve care from the local to the national level. The video, intended for all members of the EMS community, highlights the importance of collecting and sharing accurate information, and the numerous ways agencies, policymakers, researchers and others use it.” Check out the EMS Data Use Video
Updated May 29, 2018
Careful consideration of posted requests for revisions to the NEMSIS 3.4.0 standard began in early October, during the NEMSIS V3 Implementation meeting, and continue through bimonthly V3 Implementation webinars and NASEMSO Data Managers Committee calls.
For a brief description of the purpose of the review process watch this 1-minute video.
For a brief overview of suggested revisions proposed by NEMSIS Summer Workgroups and individual requests for revisions, watch this 7 minute video.
For an overview of reasons why a revision is under consideration, click here.
As the work continues, finalized revision recommendations will be posted here:
Addition of a Universally Unique Identifier
Demotion (and Promotion) of Elements as National
Splitting of eDisposition.12
Reviewed Individual Revision Requests
A searchable summary of all reviewed individual revision requests can be found here.
A revised timeline associated with the versioning of the NEMSIS standard can be found here. As indicated by this timeline, all potential revisions to the NEMSIS V3.4.0 standard are scheduled to be reviewed by May of 2018, and finalized during the NASEMSO 2018 Annual Meeting, held May 21 – 24.
The NEMSIS Public Data Quality Dashboard is available to you. Now you can check NEMSIS data quality anytime. New NEMSIS dashboard evaluates the quality of data submitted last week.
Check it out NEMSIS Data Quality Dashboard
Have you wondered how closely 911 caller complaints match what EMS finds on scene?
Go to the new V2 911 Call Complaint vs. EMS Provider Findings Dashboard to find out!