Structural errors (or inconsistencies) reported to the TAC, found in the initial release of the NEMSIS VERSION 188.8.131.52930, are listed in JIRA. If the severity of the reported bugs remain low or trivial, the NEMSIS TAC plans to correct the reported issues and reissue a rebuild of Version 3.5.0 on December 1, 2019.
Laurel Baeder, NEMSIS Software Design Engineer, reviews the process for EMS software vendors to qualify for and maintain NEMSIS compliance.
Thank you for participating in the 2019 Version 3 Implementation Annual Meeting.
Please use the following items for your reference:
- PowerPoint slides from the group presentations.
- Boot Camp Presentation Binder (this does not include the PowerPoint slides).
This was a terrific learning experience and we sincerely appreciate your feedback as we strive to make it better every year!
Register for the NEMSIS Annual Meeting here.
Annual Meeting registration is now closed.
The NEMSIS 2019 Annual Meeting is scheduled for August 12-13 at the Silver Baron Lodge in Park City, UT.
Software Vendors Registered for the Meeting
- American Medical Response (AMR)
- Global Medical Response
- Emergency Reporting
- R1 RCM
- Beyond Lucid
Greetings NEMSIS Stakeholders:
The mission of the NEMSIS TAC is to enable EMS systems nationwide to collect and make available for use all relevant data to ensure the best possible patient outcomes. As we strive to achieve this mission, we are mindful of the committed efforts of our NEMSIS stakeholders; we could not do this important work without your expertise and support. The meeting was truly a working meeting as we focused on revisions to Version 3 Data Standard. We thank you for joining us for the NEMSIS Annual Meeting which was hosted this year at the Silver Baron Lodges at Deer Valley in Park City, Utah on August 20th – 21st, 2018.
Evening Social Event Description (First Night, August 20th)
Round One: Breakout Sessions
a. Next Generation Schematron Business Rules
Background Materials: Schematron Assessment
Questions & Responses: Schematron Workgroup Questions & Responses
b. Devising an Approach to Minor Revisions
Questions & Responses: Minor Revisions Workgroup Questions & Responses
c. Developing a Common Approach to Suggested Lists
Background Materials: Workgroup Recommendations
Questions & Responses: Suggested Lists Workgroup Questions & Responses
d. Late Breaking v3.5.0 Revision Requests
Background Materials: Revision Requests
Questions & Responses: Revision Request Workgroup Questions & Responses
Round Two: Breakout Sessions
a. Finalizing Revisions to eDisposition.12
Questions & Responses: eDisposition.12 Workgroup Questions & Responses
b. Reducing the User Impact of New Elements/Values
Background Materials: Summary Presentation
Questions & Responses: Reducing Impact Workgroup Questions & Responses
c. Ratifying an Approach to UUIDs
Questions & Responses: UUID Workgroup Questions & Responses
d. Universal (all Vendor) approach to eOutcomes
Background Materials: eOutcomes Discussions
Questions & Responses: eOutcomes Workgroup Questions & Responses
Discussions held during the 2018 NASEMSO Annual Meeting, among the EMS Data Managers Council, resulted in a revision to the draft timeline detailing a plan for future revisions to the NEMSIS standard. This timeline was ratified by the NASEMSO Board of Directors in June 2018 and is provided here.
Initial Draft NEMSIS Versioning Timeline
The NEMSIS TAC conducts Version 3 Implementation Conference Calls to assist Software Developer’s implementation of the NEMSIS Version standard. The calls are scheduled on 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm Eastern Time (9:00 am – 10:30 am Mountain Time). The conference calls are hosted via join.me and the meeting code will be provided prior to the scheduled call. Continue reading “Version 3 Conference Calls”
The NEMSIS Technical Assistance Center (TAC) held the annual meeting in Park City Utah at “The Lodges at Deer Valley” on October 2-3, 2017. We enjoyed great participation and discussion of the attendees representing State Data Managers, Software Development Company, and EMS Agency representatives.
Take a look at the final agenda. (updated 09.27.17)
Reference materials from the the meeting will be made available soon related to Work Group Recommendations:
- Suggested Lists Work Group
- Review National Elements Work Group
- Development of a UUID for DEM and EMS DataSet files
- Revising the eOutcome section
- Splitting eDisposition.12
The NEMSIS Technical Assistance Center (TAC) will host our annual meeting in Park City Utah at “The Lodges at Deer Valley” on Monday and Tuesday, October 2-3, 2017.
Registration is now open here.
For your review, we have provided an agenda. (updated 9.12.17)
The specific topics of discussion include:
- Suggested lists for 18 elements using the existing standard
- National elements to remove in the DEM and EMS Datasets
- Development of a GUID for DEM and EMS Dataset files
- Revising the eOutcomes section
- Splitting eDisposition.12 into two elements
Please contact Bridget Valente at email@example.com or 801-587-7361
The NEMSIS TAC is developing an API allowing software products to request state and national benchmark data based on the EMS COMPASS measures. The technical guide outlines a beta development made available to software developers to provide feedback on the underlying constructs of the project. The V3 Performance Measures Service Technical Guide describes the available API and highlights its application and additional features that will be present in future releases.