EMS Electronic Data Transfer (EDT)

EDT provides a mechanism for private laboratories to transfer the required data to EMS electronically.

Data Load File Formats (MS Word)

Electronic Data Transfer Guidelines and Responsibilities provides detailed information and instructions on how to submit data to EMS. Simplified instructions and file formats are also available for the following data transfer protocols and file formats:

Support Tables (Excel)

EDT file formats include a number of data entry fields that are validated against EMS support tables. The following commonly used tables (in MS Excel) include the valid EMS codes and their associated names/descriptions. Updates to the tables may be posted periodically.
Last updated Jan 2018.

Error Interpretation

Error Report Messages for the Electronic Delivery System