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MATRIS Goals and Purpose

MATRIS Use Instructions

MATRIS URL: https://matris.dph.state.ma.us

  • MATRIS Use Agreement pdf format of MATRIS Confidential Data Reporting and Use Agreement
rtf format of MATRIS Confidential Data Reporting and Use Agreement
    To begin using MATRIS fill out the Use Agreement to obtain a user ID for service administrators only, and mail to: OEMS, 99 Chauncy Street, Boston MA, 02111.

Test ID/PW: If you do not have an ID use the generic test ID/PW: Provider1/Provider1.

How To Guides: To access documents on how to submit data to MATRIS please login to the MATRIS site (https://matris.dph.state.ma.us). Links are posted on the landing page on submitting data, reviewing validation scores, proposed data element additions and other information.

MATRIS Communications

MATRIS Data

MATRIS Technical Information

MATRIS DATA Exchange XSD

Login to MATRIS using Provider1/Provider1.    Select Data Exchange > NHTSA/NISE 2.2.1 XML Data Exchange > Testing Utility.  At the bottom click on Download XML Schemas.

Additional Resources

  • NEMSIS 
    National EMS Information System website. This is the standard used for MATRIS data collection.
  • Deciding on ePCR Software: A Guide for EMS Agencies
    Developed by NASEMSO with input from state data managers across the country, the purpose of this guide is to help EMS agencies make educated decisions when choosing an electronic patient care reporting (ePCR) vendor. (November 2014)

For questions please contact Ridgely Ficks at Ridgely.ficks@state.ma.us.


This information is provided by the Office of Emergency Medical Services within the Department of Public Health.