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Select the NIMS term that is defined as 'the architecture to support coordination for incident prioritization, critical resource allocation, communications systems integration, and information
coordination.'
Multiagency coordination systems (MACS) provide the architecture to support coordination for incident prioritization, critical resource allocation, communications systems integration, and information coordination.
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User: Select the NIMS term that is defined as 'the architecture to support coordination for incident prioritization, critical resource allocation, communications systems integration, and information coordination.'

Weegy: Multiagency coordination systems (MACS) provide the
architecture to support coordination for incident prioritization, critical resource allocation, communications systems integration, and information coordination.





User: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that

Weegy: A basic premise of the NIMS and National Response Framework (NRF) is that: Incidents should be managed at the lowest jurisdictional level possible.




User: Incident managers begin planning for the demobilization process:

Weegy: As soon as possible to facilitate accountability of the resources. They begin the resource mobilization process.
lynard02|Points 130|

User: The act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level is referred to as:

Weegy: The act of directing, ordering, or controlling by virtue of explicit statutory, regulatory, or delegated authority at the field level is referred to as COMMAND.
debnjerry|Points 45893|

User: The Joint Information System is:

User: Select the TRUE statement about the Incident Action Plan.

User: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to

Weegy: In an Incident Command System organization, the term 'General Staff' refers to: Incident management personnel organized according to function (i.e., Operations Section Chief, Planning Section Chief, Logistics Section Chief, [ and Finance/Administration Section Chief) and who report directly to the Incident Commander. ]
OxTornado007|Points 6819|

User: Exercises should:•Include multidisciplinary, multijurisdictional incidents. •Include participation of private-sector and nongovernmental organizations. •Cover aspects of preparedness plans, including activating mutual aid and assistance agreements

Weegy: I'm sorry I do not understand the question.
Kaysha|Points 5982|

User: Mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements provide:

User: Select the statement below that best describes one benefit of NIMS.

User: Which entity provides a structure for developing and delivering incident-related coordinated messages by developing, recommending, and executing public information plans and strategies?

Weegy: A joint information system, or JIS, provides a structure for developing and delivering incident related coordinated messages by developing, recommending, and executing public information plans and strategies. [ They essentially control all the information that goes in and out of an entity during an emergency response situation. ]
Controler|Points 3928|

User: Who is the individual responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources?

Weegy: The Incident Commander is the individual responsible for all incident activities, including the development of strategies and tactics and the ordering and release of resources.
Frankie17851|Points 3171|

User: Interoperability:

Weegy: Interoperability has different meanings for different contexts. A common context is within a particular computer system, such as a personal computer, or over a network connection (net-centric interoperability). [ Other contexts might involve physical connections such as mounting connections for cameras and strobe lights, standard tow hitch receivers and balls, or business processes such as real estate listings, stock exchanges, or even recognition of driver's licences, marriage/birth certificates, or passports from other jurisdictions. A taxonomy of different contexts for interoperability would be a useful starting point, but this is likely to take years to develop consensus on. ]
maxcly|Points 60|

User: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR:

Weegy: What are the choices?
OneRepublic|Points 665|

User: A. Provide guidance to their jurisdictions, departments, and/or agencies, with clearly stated policies for NIMS implementation. B. Help to establish relationships (including mutual aid agreements and assistance agreements) with other jurisdictions and, as appropriate, with nongovernmental organizations and the private sector. C. Understand laws and regulations in their jurisdictions that pertain to emergency management and incident response. D. Assume the role of incident commander for all incidents and direct the on-scene technical operations from the Emergency Operations Center.

Weegy: c. Understand laws and regulations in their jurisdictions that pertain to emergency management and incident response.
Overn|Points 20|

User: This structure is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place.

Weegy: The answer is Incident Command Post. The structure is the physical location at which the coordination of information and resources to support incident management (on-scene operations) activities normally takes place.
ephraimzRN|Points 2278|

User: HSPD-5 required the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a mechanism for ensuring the ongoing management and maintenance of NIMS. The Secretary established the National Integration Center (NIC) to perform all of the following functions EXCEPT:

User: A. Promoting compatibility between national-level standards for NIMS and those developed by other public, private, and professional groups. B. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS. C. Facilitating the establishment and maintenance of a documentation and database system related to qualification, certification, and credentialing of emergency management/response personnel and organizations. D. Developing assessment criteria for the various components of NIMS, as well as compliance requirements and timelines.

Weegy: To better serve their constituents, elected and appointed officials should do the following, EXCEPT FOR: a. Inventorying and tracking all national resources and assets available for deployment in incidents managed using NIMS. [ [ [ ] ] ]
Mayang30|Points 768|

User: Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 (HSPD-5) requires all Federal departments and agencies to: A. Make adoption of NIMS by State, tribal, and local organizations a condition for Federal preparedness assistance (through grants, contracts, and other activities). B. Establish a panel that will evaluate activities at the State, tribal, and local levels to ensure compliance with NIMS. C. Create NIMS strike teams that can manage incident operations if a local government fails to comply with NIMS. D. Implement NIMS as the doctrine for how best to organize and manage all routine, day-to-day department/agency operations.

Weegy: Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 requires all Federal departments to A. Implement NIMS as the doctrine for how best to organize and manage all routine, day-to-day department/agency operations
MrG|Points 3622|

User: The credentialing process involves an objective evaluation and documentation of an individual's: •Current certification, license, or degree, •Training and experience, and •________________________________. A. Supervisory expertise. B. Security clearance level. C. Competence or proficiency. D. Compensation amount.

Weegy: The credentialing process involves an objective evaluation and documentation of an individual's: Current certification, license, or degree, Training and experience, and c. Competence or proficiency.
Juansalsal|Points 90|

User: Which organization has line authority to oversee the management of multiple incidents being handled by separate Incident Command organizations? A. United Command B. Multiagency Command C. Area Command D. Joint Command

User: Unified Command: A. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies. B. Assigns a single Incident Commander to assume unity of command and make decisions for all jurisdictions. C. Requires that employees report to several different Incident Commanders, each representing each jurisdiction. D. Obligates all responsible agencies to pool their resources without consideration to the terms of mutual aid and assistance agreements.

Weegy: A. Enables all agencies with responsibility to manage an incident together by establishing a common set of incident objectives and strategies.
Expert answered|reneeslerg123|Points 34|

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