The Victorian Emergency Minimum Dataset (VEMD) comprises de-identified demographic, administrative and clinical data detailing presentations at Victorian public hospitals with designated emergency departments. The VEMD provides information for:
- epidemiological purposes
- health service planning and coordination
- policy assessment and formulation
- clinical research
- quality improvement and patient management.
VEMD manual 2020-21 (all sections)
VEMD manual 2019-20 (all sections)
See Reference files for lists of valid codes relevant to the VEMD.
VEMD manual aggregate data template 2020-21
VEMD manual aggregate data template 2019-20
VEMD late data exemption request
VEMD data resubmission request
VEMD Editor Edition 25 v1.0.0 2020-21
VEMD Editor Process Notes 2020-21
VEMD Editor Edition 24 v1.0.4 2019-20
VEMD Editor Process Notes 2019-20
Current financial year changes and proposals for changes to take affect from 1 July for the following financial year can be found at annual .
To view previous VEMD manuals, visit Previous VEMD manuals. For all older documents and manuals, see VEMD .