Development of a National Adult Protective Services Data System: Namrs Pilot Final Report (volume 1). Acronyms


The following acronyms are mentioned in this report and/or appendices.

3DES Triple Data Encryption Algorithm
ACL Access Control List HHS Administration for Community Living
ADL Activity of Daily Living
App Application
APS Adult Protective Services
ASPE HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
AUDIT Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test
CAP Client Advocacy Program
CFR Code of Federal Regulations
CJIS Criminal Justice Information Services
DAST Drug Abuse Screening Test
DBO Database Object
DSM Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
DSS Data Security Standard
EJA Elder Justice Act
EJCC Elder Justice Coordinating Council
ELMAH Error Logging Modules and Handlers
EU European Unit
FDA HHS Food and Drug Administration
FedRAMP   Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program
FFY Federal Fiscal Year
FIPS Federal Information Processing Standard
FSC Federal Steering Committee
FTE Full-Time Equivalent
GAD-7 Generalized Anxiety Disorder 7 item scale
GED General Equivalency Diploma
HHS U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
HITECH Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health act  
HTTP Hypertext Transfer Protocol
I&R Information and Referral
I&RA Information and Referral Assistance
IaaS Infrastructure as a Service
IADL Instrumental Activity of Daily Living
ID Identifier
IP Internet Protocol
IT Information Technology
LIHEAP Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
LINQ Language-Integrated Query
MFCU Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
NAMRS National Adult Maltreatment Reporting System
NAPSA National Adult Protective Services Association
OAA Older American's Act
OADS Maine Office of Aging and Disability Services
ODBC Open Database Connectivity
OMB U.S. Office of Management and Budget
PaaS Platform as a Service
PCI Payment Card Industry
PDF Portable Document Format
PHQ Patient Health Questionnaire
PII Personality Identifiable Information
SaaS Software as a Service
SHA Secure Hash Algorithm
SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
SOC Service Organization Controls
SQL Structured Query Language
SSA U.S. Social Security Administration
SSBG Social Services Block Grant
SSDI Social Security Disability Insurance
SSI Supplemental Security Income
SSL Security Sockets Layer
SSMS SQL Server Management Studio
STEP Schizophrenia Test and Early Psychosis indicator
SUA State Unit on Aging
TA Technical Assistance
TANF Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
URL Uniform Resource Locator
UX User Experience
VM Virtual Machine
XML Extensible Markup Language
XSD XML Schema Definition

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