The Schematron establishes the documentation standard implemented by all EMS agencies and ePCR software vendors for care provided by New York State EMS agencies. The Schematron is updated to adapt to a changing EMS system or current situations. The COVID-19 Schematron Update is designed to improve documentation standards during the COVID-19 pandemic response.
The 2020 COVID-19 Schematron Update is being implemented by ePCR software vendors and the Regional Elite Sites on Tuesday, April 07, 2020.
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Questions on this Schematron update or suggestions for future updates may be submitted to the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services at https://apps.health.ny.gov/pubpal/builder/survey/epcr-schematron-implementation-i
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