Alaska Emergency Medical Services Patient Care Reporting and Licensure
The Alaska Uniform Response Online Reporting Access (AURORA) and Licensure database is the Alaska-based public patient care reporting for certified Emergency Medical Service providers. Aurora has collected information since 2009 and has over 100,000 run reports by Alaskan EMS providers. It has Quality Improvement tools, pre-made reports and extended ability to write custom reports. Topics:
EMS run reports
As recorded on run report.
Age, sex, race, ethnicity vas reported
Reported EMS runs in Alaska
Summarized annually since 2009
Submitted EMS run reports
Data provides Alaska EMS system to:
Advocate for effective funding;
Modify training programs to meet the needs of the EMS system;
Identify and anticipate trends in patient care so the emergency medical services system can grow in a resource efficient manner;
Allow research and introspection that will improve emergency patient care and focus injury prevention activities;
Facilitate comparison of data with other systems.
The information in this is all HIPPA-protected. Access is limited to protect confidentiality but is also sent to NEMSIS.org in a protected process with public portal and state portal access.