Wisconsin - V3 Progress Report

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EMS Data Manager
Chuck Happel, NREMT-P, CCEMTP
Wisconsin Ambulance Run Data System (WARDS) Coordinator

Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Emergency Medical Services Section
1 West Wilson Street
Madison, WI 53701

Phone: (608) 266-0471
Fax: (608) 261-6392
E-mail: Charles.Happel@wisconsin.gov
EMS Website: Wisconsin EMS Site
Support Phone/Website:

NEMSIS V3 Implementation Tools (information updated by NEMSIS TAC on May 13, 2014)

  1. Data Dictionary:
    • Wisconsin v3 Data Dictionary - 1) Link or 2) PDF (Posted May 13, 2014)
    • Adherence to the National V3 EMS dataset? 100%
    • Additional State Selected Elements:
      • All State Recommended Elements are included
      • Wisconsin v3 Elements - 1) Link or 2) PDF (Posted May 13, 2014)
        - all v3 elmeents are listed identify the WI selected elements for inclusion in spreadsheet format
    • State Custom Elements: None
  2. State Specific Business Rules/Schematron File
    • Date of implementation
  3. State Specific lists/lookups
    • Date of implementation
  4. State Web Services file:
  5. Archives of past releases
    • Custom Elements
      • Date retired
    • Business Rules/Schematron files
      • Date retired
    • Web Services files
      • Date retired

State V3 Implementation Timeline


Information regarding the state transition to and implementation of the v3 Data Standard was last updated on February 23, 2015.
  1. Planned closure date for receiving Version 2.2.1 data: December 31, 2015
  2. Planned date for Version 3 to "Go Live": July 1, 2015
  3. Planned date for all EMS agencies to move to Version 3: November 30, 2015


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