April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Healthcare professionals from across Pennsylvania are better prepared to respond to major natural or manmade disasters following an intensive, week-long training at the federal Centers for Domestic Preparedness in Alabama.
What does DP stand for?
DP stands for Domestic Preparedness
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We have 94 other meanings of DP in our Acronym Attic
- Division of Physics
- Doctor of Pharmacy
- Doctor of Podiatry
- Documentation Plan
- Documents Against Payment
- Domain Polymorphic
- Domain Polymorphic (genetic code)
- Domestic Partner
- Domestic Partnership
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Law Center) covers the constitutional and legal theory of domestic preparedness (combining civil defense, disaster response, and domestic response to terrorism incidents), as well as issues of policy and operational practicality.
Victoria Faciane and Kelley Foreman or Providence Alaska Medical Center recently completed Homeland Security training at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Alabama.
Frontline First Responder," began as a supplement to "EMS" in 2003 and covers the areas of disaster management and domestic preparedness.
The Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP) has released Emergency Response to Terrorism: Training for Emergency Responders (NCJ 205243), a DVD to assist police in the training of first responders to terror attacks.
Since 2003, the Department of Homeland Security's Office for Domestic Preparedness has made nearly $4 billion available nationwide to state and local governments to help first responders and to offset some of the costs associated with extra security measures.
In an effort to assess costs for reimbursement to local and state governments for heightened security measures, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), through the Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP), is requesting a report of actual overtime expenses incurred by state agencies and local jurisdictions for critical infrastructure protection during the latest Orange level period, which began on December 21, 2003, and ended on January 9, 2004.
In November 2003 the company responded to a request for information by the Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP) for a communications and control system capable of "handling anti-terrorism activities that are conducted jointly by local and state law enforcement agencies and first responders.