Jane Belt, RN, MS, RAC-MT, RAC-CT, QCP, is a Curriculum Development Specialist at the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination
The project recommended taxpayers "be formally recognized as part of the customer base of each agency." Several state agencies recognize taxpayers in such a manner, including the Assessment Coordination
Department and the Correction Department.
The American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination
(AANAC) is a non-profit membership association that supports long-term care professionals nationwide in their efforts to provide quality care for nursing home residents.
IOM has also seconded a staff member to the UN Disaster Assessment Coordination
(UNDAC) team and the Emergency Shelter Cluster.
Sebastian Rhodes Stampa heads a disaster assessment coordination
team that arrived in Tacloban City of the hard-hit Leyte province, to prepare for humanitarian assistance.
Disaster Assessment Coordination
Team sent to Tacloban, referring to the 2004 earthquake and tsunami.
These steps include increased training of inspectors, expediting the approval of new technologies, creation of a risk assessment coordination
team and conducting research on priority areas.
"One has to be looking at the impacts of climate change in the context of all the other things that are happening," says Michael MacCracken, director of the National Assessment Coordination
Office in Washington, D.C.
Debra Asbury is director of the Arkansas Assessment Coordination