Acronyms

CDC

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

DHS

 

Department of Homeland Security

DMAT

 

Disaster Medical Assistance Team

DMORT

 

Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team

DoD

 

Department of Defense

DOE

 

Department of Energy

DOJ

 

Department of Justice

FBI

 

Federal Bureau of Investigation

FEMA

 

Federal Emergency Management Agency

HazMat

 

Hazardous Material

HHS

 

Department of Health and Human Services

ICS

 

Incident Command System

LEPC

 

Local Emergency Planning Committee

MMRS

 

Metropolitan Medical Response System

NBC

 

Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical

NDMS

 

National Disaster Medical System

NDPO

 

National Domestic Preparedness Office

NMRT

 

National Medical Response Team

NTIS

 

National Technical Information Service

OEP

 

Office of Emergency Preparedness

OSLDPS

 

Office for State and Local Domestic Preparedness Support

PHS

 

Public Health Service

RRIS

 

Rapid Response Information System

VA

 

Department of Veterans Affairs

WMD

 

Weapons of Mass Destruction

 

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