Florida's Data Elements

Florida's EMS Data Dictionary [version 3.4.0] - Florida's data elements, pick-list field values, and validation rules. [effective 10/12/2017]


Policies & Procedures

EMSTARS Program Manual - Contains the business rules, event guidelines, a summary data dictionary, and end user security policy.



Code Sheets

EMSTARS Facility Codes - A list of hospitals and other destinations a patient is transferred to with it's corresponding code. Updated 03/23/2016.

Census Quick Facts - Aids in completing demographic fields within the data set.

Getting The Most From The Census Website - Guide to how to get the most out of Census.


Software Developer Resources

Florida's XML Schema Definitions

Sample XML Files V 3.4

Florida's Business Rules and Custom Elements

EMSTARS 3.4  custom elements

Custom Elements Change Log  v 3.4

NOTE: We are using the national schematron for version 3.4 while we develop a Florida schematron.