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GEMSIS Elite regional workshops

Target Audience: All EMS Licensed Agencies in Georgia; Directors and Data Managers, EMS Initial Education Program Directors

Description: This workshop is for all licensed EMS agencies, whether you use GEMSIS Elite  as your PCR platform or you import into GEMSIS Elite and EMS Initial Education Program Directors

This workshop is to join together to understand and improve our EMS data collection within Georgia’s EMS system.

We will review:

  • NEMSIS and GEMSIS, Data Dictionaries, resources available
  • The differences between NEMSIS and GEMSIS and how they interface.
  • EMS Data; What is the difference between accurate and valid data?  Why is accurate, valid, timely data important. How is the ems data useful at the local, regional, state and national level.
  • GEMSIS Elite usability for the service that uses GEMSIS for their PCR platform and for the agencies that import
  • GEMSIS Elite Report Writer and capabilities for all services
  • CARES data the next development
  • GEMSIS/NEMSIS  future version

All participants should bring a laptop and have a functioning username/password (access) to GEMSIS Elite for your agency prior to the workshop.

​These are the dates for each Region:

  • Region 1  - October 2: Clarence Brown Conference Center, 5450 Georgia Hwy 20, Cartersville, GA
  • Region 2 -  October 16: Ruby Fulbright Aquatic Center, 120 Paul Franklin Rd, Clarkesville, GA
  • Region 3 - ​ November 1: Georgia Archives, Board of Regents, University System of Georgia, 5800 Jonesboro Rd, Morrow, GA 30260
  • Region 4 -  October 3: Coweta County Fairground, 275 Pine Road, Newnan
  • Region 5 -  November 2: GA Public Safety Training Center  (Bay A), Forsyth, GA
  • Region 10 - October 17:  Lyndon House, 211 Hoyt Street, Athens, GA 30601

All classes times 10:00 am  -  3:00 pm with lunch provided​.  Cost is free.


This Program is made possible by State of Georgia funding provided through the Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission.


Questions concerning this Grant should be directed to Cathy M. White, Program Coordinator or Kim Littleton, Executive Director.

The mission of the Georgia Emergency Medical Services Association is to advocate for the emergency medical provider, develop educational programs, liaison activities, provider benefit programs, and improvements to the Emergency Medical Service System in Georgia.

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