Analysis of Risk Communication Strategies and Approaches with At-Risk Populations to Enhance Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery: Final Report : Table 1

12/01/2008

: Table 1

ADAAmericans with Disabilities Act
ASLAmerican Sign Language
ASPEHHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation  
ASPRAssistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
ASTHO  Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
  
CARFCommission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
CBOcommunity-based organization
CDCHHS Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CERCcrisis and emergency risk communication
  
DAFdata abstraction form
DCDistrict of Columbia
DHSU.S. Department of Homeland Security
  
EAOExternal Affairs Officer
  
FEMAFederal Emergency Management Agency
  
GISgeographic information system
  
HHSU.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  
JCAHO  Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations  
JFOjoint field office
  
NACCHO  National Association of City and County Health Officials
NECLCNational Emergency Child Locator Center
NRPNational Response Plan
  
OK-WARN  Oklahoma Weather Alert Remote Notification
  
PAHPAPandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act
PHEPpublic health emergency preparedness
PIOPublic Information Officer
PWDpeople with disabilities
  
SAMHSA  HHS Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration  
SNAKEspecial needs assessment for Katrina evacuees
  
TTYtelephone typewriter or teletypewriter