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NPR 1800.1D
Effective Date: October 06, 2009
Expiration Date: June 06, 2023
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Subject: NASA Occupational Health Program Procedures

Responsible Office: Office of the Chief Health & Medical Officer

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Appendix B. Acronyms

Name for Acronym/Abbreviation
ABIH American Board of Industrial Hygiene
ABSL Animal Biosafety Level
ACGIH American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists
ACS American Cancer Society
ACSM American College of Sports Medicine
AED Automatic External Defibrillator
AIHA American Industrial Hygiene Association
ALARA As Low As Reasonably Achievable
ALARP As Low As Reasonably Practicable
ALS Advanced Life Support
ALT Alanine Transaminase
AME Aviation Medical Examiner
ANSI American National Standards Institute
ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers
ATSDR Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
BBP Bloodborne Pathogen
Be-LPT Beryllium Lymphocyte Proliferation Test
BMBL Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
BMI Body Mass Index
BP Blood Pressure
BSC Biological Safety Cabinet
BSL Biosafety Level
BUN Blood Urea Nitrogen
B2-M Beta-2 Microglobulin in Urine
CAOHC Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation
CBC Complete Blood Count
CCHO Certified Chemical Hygiene Officer
CCP Critical Control Point
CdB Cadmium in Blood
CDC Center for Disease Control
CdU Cadmium Urine
CFR Code of Federal Regulations
CHMM Certified Hazardous Materials Manager
CHMO Chief Health and Medical Officer
CHP Certified Health Physicist
CIH Certified Industrial Hygienist
CISD Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
CISM Critical Incident Stress Management
CL Critical Limit
CLIA Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments
CLSO Certified Laser Safety Officer
CNS Central Nervous System
COOP Continuity of Operations Plan
COP Continuation of Pay
COR Contracting Officer Representative
COTS Commercial Off-the-Shelf
CV Cardiovascular
DASHO Designated Agency Safety and Health Official
dB Decibel
DFWP Drug-Free Workplace Program
DHHS Department of Health and Human Services
DNA Deoxyribonucleic Acid
DOD Department of Defense
DOE Department of Energy
DOL Department of Labor
DOT Department of Transportation
EAP Employee Assistance Program
ECG Electrocardiograph
ECOMP Employees Compensation Operations Management Portal
EH Environmental Health
EHO Environmental Health Officer
EHRS Electronic Health Record System
EMS Emergency Medical Services
EP Emergency Preparedness
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
FAA Federal Aviation Administration
FAR Federal Acquisition Regulations
FC Fitness Center
FDA Food and Drug Administration
FECA Federal Employees Compensation Act
FEHP Federal Employee Health Program
FEHBP Federal Employee Health Benefits Program
FEV 1 Forced Expiratory Volume in the 1st Second
FFD Fitness For Duty
FS Food Safety
FSIO Food Safety Inspection Officer
FVC Forced Vital Capacity
FWC Federal Workers' Compensation
g or gm Gram
GI Gastro Intestinal
GXT Graded Exercise Test
HA Hazard Assessment
HACCP Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point
HazMat Hazardous Materials
HCP Hearing Conservation Program
HCT, Hct Hematocrit
HDL High Density Lipoprotein
HgB Hemoglobin
HHS Health and Human Services
HIMS Health Information Management System
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus
HMTA Health and Medical Technical Authority
HP Health Physics
HPD Hearing Protection Device
HPW Health Promotion Workgroup
HQ Headquarters
HRA Health Risk Assessment
HRO Human Resource Office
HTL Hearing Threshold Level
HVAC Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
Hz Hertz
IAQ Indoor Air Quality
ICC Infection Control Committee
ICISF International Critical Incident Stress Foundation
ICO Infection Control Officer
ICP Infection Control Plan
IDLH Immediately Dangerous to Life and Health
IEEE The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IH Industrial Hygiene
IPM Integrated Pest Management
JHA Job Hazard Analysis
JPL Jet Propulsion Laboratory
JSA Job Safety Analysis
JSC Johnson Space Center
KSC Kennedy Space Center
LDL Low Density Lipoprotein
LSC Laser Safety Committee
LSO Laser Safety Officer
LSRB Laser Safety Review Board
MBOCA 4,4'-Methylenebis(2-chloroaniline)
MC Methylene Chloride
MCH Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin
MCHC Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration
MCV Mean Corpuscular Volume
MDA 4,4 Methylene Dianiline
MDI Methylene Diphenyl Isocyanate or Methylene Diisocyanate
mL Milliliter
MMR Measles, Mumps and Rubella
MOCA 4,4'-Methylenebis(2-chloroaniline)
MPEL Maximum Permissible Exposure Limit
MRO Medical Review Officer
MSD Musculoskeletal Disorder
MWT Maximum Work Times
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NCRP National Council on Radiation Protection
NFPA National Fire Protection Association
NIH National Institutes of Health
NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology
NPD NASA Policy Directive
NPR NASA Procedural Requirements
NRC Nuclear Regulatory Commission
NRR Noise Reduction Rating
NRRPT National Registry of Radiation Protection Technologist
NSSC NASA Shared Services Center
NVLAP National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program
OCHMO Office of the Chief Health and Medical Officer
OEL Occupational Exposure Limit
OFI Opportunity for Improvement
OH Occupational Health
OHC Occupational Hearing Conservationist
OCHCO Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer
OHP Occupational Health Program
OM Occupational Medicine
OPM Office of Personnel Management
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSMA Office of Safety and Mission Assurance
PA Posterior to Anterior (Chest x-ray view)
PAAMHR Predicted Age Adjusted Maximum Heart Rate
PAP Papanicolaou Smear
PAPR Powered Air Purifying Respirator
PARQ Physical Activity Readiness Questionnaire
PCB Polychlorinated Biphenyls
PEL Permissible Exposure Limit
PII Personally Identifiable Information
PLHCP Physician or other Licensed Health Care Provider
PMD Private Medical Doctor
PNS Peripheral Nervous System
POC Point of Contact
PPD Purified Protein Derivative used in TB Skin Testing
PPE Personal Protective Equipment
PSA Prostate Specific Antigen
QA Quality Assurance
REL Recommended Exposure Limit
RF Radio Frequency
RG Risk Group
RSC Radiation Safety Committee
RSO Radiation Safety Officer
RTW Return To Work
SAARIS Surveys, Audits, Assessments and Reviews Information System
SAE Society of Automotive Engineers
SCAPE Self-Contained Atmospheric Protective Ensemble
SEG Similar Exposure Groups
SEHO Senior Environmental Health Officer (Agency)
SGPT Alanine Transaminase
SOAP Subjective Objective Assessment Plan
SPL Sound Pressure Level
STS Standard Threshold Shift
TAL Transoceanic Abort Landing
TAT Threat Assessment Team
TB Tuberculosis
Td Tetanus, Diphtheria
Tdap Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis
TDI Toluene Diphenyl Isocyanate or Toluene Diisocyanate
TLV Threshold Limit Value
TSC Temperature Controlled for Safety
TSCA Toxic Substances Control Act
TWA Time Weighted Average
ug Microgram
um Micrometer
USCG United States Coast Guard
USDA United States Department of Agriculture
USPSTF U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
ViTS Video Teleconferencing Service
VOC Volatile Organic Compound
WBC White Blood Count
WC Workers' Compensation
WCO Workers' Compensation Office
WEEL Workplace Environmental Exposure Levels
WHO World Health Organization
ZPP Zinc Protoporphyrin

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