Disaster Terms

  • CERT - Community Emergency Response Team
  • CISM - Critical Incident Stress Management
  • DMAT - Disaster Medical Assistance Team
  • DMORT - Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team
  • EPR - Emergency Preparedness and Response (formally FEMA) Department of Homeland Security
  • IC-3 - New Hanover County Individual Care Coordination Center
  • NDMS - National Disaster Medical System
  • ODP - Office of Domestic Preparedness (US Dept of Justice)
  • SART - State Animal Response Team
  • SERT - State Emergency Response Team
  • SMAT - State Medical Assistance Team
  • SNS - Strategic National Stockpile (formally National Pharmaceutical Stockpile)
  • SORT - Special Operations Response Team (Winston-Salem Team)
  • START - Simple Triage and Rapid Treatment
  • VMAT - Veterinary Medical Assistance Team