Public Health Preparedness - Acronyms

AAR/IP: -
After-Action Report/Improvement Plan
ASPR: -
Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
BDR: -
Bill Draft Request
BP: -
Budget Period
CBRNE: -
Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosive (high yield)
CCHHS: -
Carson City Health and Human Services
CEMP: -
Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan
CHEMPACK: -
Chemical Emergency Response Package
CHN: -
Community Health Nurse
CONOPS: -
Concept Of Operations
COOP: -
Continuation Of Operations
DEM: -
Division of Emergency Management
DOC: -
Division Operations Center
EMAC: -
Emergency Management Assistance Compact
EOC: -
Emergency Operations Center
ESF: -
Emergency Support Function
FSE: -
Full Scale Exercise
HAvBED: -
Hospital Available Beds Tracking System
HICS: -
Hospital Incident Command System
HIPAA: -
Healthcare Information Portability and Accountability Act
HPP: -
Healthcare Preparedness Program
HSEEP: -
Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program
HSPD: -
Homeland Security Presidential Directive
HVA: -
Hazards and Vulnerability Assessment
ICS: -
Incident Command System
JIC: -
Joint Information Center
JRA: -
Jurisdictional Risk Assessment
LHA: -
Local Health Authority
MAA: -
Mutual Aid Agreement
MOA: -
Memorandum Of Agreement
MOU: -
Memorandum Of Understanding
MRC: -
Medical Reserve Corps
NHA: -
Nevada Hospital Association
NIMS: -
National Incident Management System
NRF: -
National Response Framework
NVHAN: -
Nevada Health Alert Network
PAHPA: -
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act
PHEP: -
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
PHP: -
Public Health Preparedness
PIC: -
Public Information and Communication
PIO: -
Public Information Officer
POD: -
Point Of Dispensing
PPE: -
Personal Protective Equipment
RCHS: -
Rural Community Health Services
RDS: -
Regional Distribution Sites
RSS: -
Receive, Stage, Store
SME: -
Subject Matter Expert
SNHD: -
Southern Nevada Health District
SNS: -
Strategic National Stockpile
TTX: -
Tabletop Exercise
WCHD: -
Washoe County Health District
Last Updated: 7/21/2015