Important notes to all vendor IT developers/programmers:
myCARES Web Services
Due to the time and effort required to initiate and maintain extraction on behalf of the EMS agency, ePCR vendor, and CARES, an agency must meet the minimum requirement of at least 10 CARES-qualifying cases per month for upload. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your CARES liaison.
myCARES now accepts both REST and SOAP requests. Our REST web service is the traditional method vendors have been using for some time. Now, we have added a SOAP web service that allows vendors to use the same functionality they have developed for NEMSIS compliant data submission. See the NEMSIS website for more information about SOAP submissions and NEMSIS.
Please start with our UPLOAD INFORMATION page for important notes related to uploading data.
- CARES Instructions for vendors on XML Setup & Upload
- CARES Required Elements
- CARES Required and Optional Elements
- XML Data Dictionary (FINAL)
- 3.3.4 XML Sample
- 3.4.0 XML Sample
- Logic for ePCR Vendors
- Change Log
- REST Web Service
- SOAP Web Service
- Current myCARES Schematron rules
- Current myCARES Schematron
- Field Changes/Transition to NEMSIS 3.4.0