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

12/01/2008

ADA Americans with Disabilities Act
ASL American Sign Language
ASPE HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation  
ASPR Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
ASTHO   Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
   
CARF Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
CBO community-based organization
CDC HHS Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CERC crisis and emergency risk communication
   
DAF data abstraction form
DC District of Columbia
DHS U.S. Department of Homeland Security
   
EAO External Affairs Officer
   
FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency
   
GIS geographic information system
   
HHS U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
   
JCAHO   Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations  
JFO joint field office
   
NACCHO   National Association of City and County Health Officials
NECLC National Emergency Child Locator Center
NRP National Response Plan
   
OK-WARN   Oklahoma Weather Alert Remote Notification
   
PAHPA Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act
PHEP public health emergency preparedness
PIO Public Information Officer
PWD people with disabilities
   
SAMHSA   HHS Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration  
SNAKE special needs assessment for Katrina evacuees
   
TTY telephone typewriter or teletypewriter

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