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State of Alaska

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:
  • Trauma
  • Medical
  • Emergencies
  • Vital Signs
  • Overdoses
  • Unresponsive
  • Pediatrics
  • EMS run reports
    Unit of Analysis EMS runs
    As recorded on run report.
    EMS runs
    Age, sex, race, ethnicity vas reported
    Reported EMS runs in Alaska
    Summarized annually since 2009
    Submitted EMS run reports
    Manditory reporting
    EMS runs
    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.
    For data requests that cannot be satisfied through requests please contact Todd.McDowell@alaska.gov or Mark.Miller@alaska.gov .
    Todd McDowell
    EMS Data Manager
    Todd.McDowell@alaska.gov or Mark.Miller@alaska.gov
    (907) 269-8078
    Emergency Medical Services Office
    Rural and Community Health Systems
    Division of Public Health
    Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
    350 Main Street Suite 530
    Juneau AK 99811

    The information provided above is from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services' Center for Health Data and Statistics, Alaska Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health (Ak-IBIS) web site (http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov). The information published on this website may be reproduced without permission. Please use the following citation: " Retrieved Sat, 21 July 2018 from Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Center for Health Data and Statistics, Alaska Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health web site: http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov ".

    Content updated: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:44:15 AKST
    The information provided above is from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services' Center for Health Data and Statistics AK-IBIS web site (http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/). The information published on this website may be reproduced without permission. Please use the following citation: " Retrieved Sat, 21 July 2018 3:55:18 from Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Center for Health Data and Statistics, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health Web site: http://ibis.dhss.alaska.gov/ ".

    Content updated: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:44:15 AKST