EMS Compass Releases First Performance Measures for Review

FALLS CHURCH, Va., August 5, 2015–Today EMS Compass released its first set of EMS performance measures for public comment and testing. The initiative invites all members of the EMS community to view the measures at emscompass.org, test them using real data in EMS systems and provide feedback.

“While we are excited to be releasing these measures, we are more excited that we have created a process for developing and validating EMS performance measures with input from a wide range of stakeholders,” said Bob Bass, MD, Chair of the EMS Compass Steering Committee. “We hope these are just the first of many performance measures that EMS Compass designs and tests in order to help create a culture of measurement and improvement in the EMS profession.” Read more