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ID
9-509-1083
Name
State Mass Care Coordinator
Status
Published
Version
2.0
Updated
10/19/2021 8:32:27 AM
Original Release
06/01/2012
Last Major Release
10/19/2021
Resource Category
Mass Care Services
Primary Core Capability
Mass Care Services
Secondary Core Capability
 
Resource Kind
Personnel
Overall Function
The State Mass Care Coordinator assists and coordinates the efforts of mass care and emergency assistance personnel in the state.
Single resource
In conjunction with a NIMS typed team
NIMS Typed Team
 
In conjunction with a NIMS typed unit
NIMS Typed Unit
 
Description Notes
Not Specified
Supporting Core Capabilities
None
Types
Type Description
Type 1Same as Type 2, PLUS: 1. Coordinates mass care and emergency assistance services across complex incidents 2. Coordinates mass care and emergency assistance services across large diverse populations
Type 2The Type 2 State Mass Care Coordinator coordinates mass care and emergency assistance services, including: 1. Mass evacuee support 2. Sheltering 3. Feeding 4. Distribution of emergency supplies 5. Reunification services 6. Services for people with disabilities or access and functional needs (AFN) 7. Support for household pets and service animals
Components
Component Notes  
EducationNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Not specified
Type 2Not specified
TrainingNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Same as Type 2, PLUS: Completion of the following: 1. IS-11: Animals in Disasters: Community Planning 2. IS-293: Mission Assignment Overview 3. IS-366: Planning for the Needs of Children in Disasters 4. E0418: Mass Care/Emergency Assistance Planning and Operations 5. G0108: Community Mass Care and Emergency Assistance
Type 2Completion of the following: 1. IS-10: Animals in Disasters: Awareness and Preparedness (Module A) 2. IS-100: Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS-100 3. IS-200: Basic Incident Command System for Initial Response, ICS-200 4. IS-288: The Role of Voluntary Organizations in Emergency Management 5. IS-368: Including People with Disabilities and Others with Access and Functional Needs in Disaster Operations 6. IS-405: Mass Care/Emergency Assistance Overview 7. IS-700: National Incident Management System, An Introduction 8. IS-703: National Incident Management System Resource Management 9. IS-800: National Response Framework, An Introduction 10. IS-2200: Basic Emergency Operations Center Functions
ExperienceNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Same as Type 2, PLUS: Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Knowledge of the role of voluntary organizations in delivering mass care during an incident, such as entities associated with National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD) 2. General operational knowledge of logistical support systems or procedures Experience: Operational experience in providing human services-related assistance
Type 2Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Knowledge of emergency response planning 2. Knowledge of mass care shelter operations 3. Knowledge of disaster feeding operations 4. Knowledge of procurement for feeding operations and accessing United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) resources 5. Knowledge and understanding of AFN and services for specific populations as the National Response Framework (NRF) defines them Experience: 1. Operational experience in an emergency operations center (EOC) 2. Operational or exercise experience in coordinating assistance with state, local, tribal and territorial (SLTT) governments and Nongovernmental Organizations (NGO) conducting mass care
Physical/Medical FitnessNational Incident Management System (NIMS) Guideline for the National Qualification System (NQS) defines Physical/Medical Fitness levels for NIMS positions.
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Same as Type 2
Type 2Moderate
CurrencyNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Same as Type 2
Type 2Functions in this position or a higher position during a qualifying incident, planned event, exercise, drill or simulation at least once every three years
Professional and Technical Licenses and CertificationsNot Specified
Component Types
Type Criteria
Type 1Not Specified
Type 2Not Specified
Composition and Ordering Specifications
Specification
Discuss logistics for deploying this position, such as working conditions, length of deployment, security, lodging, transportation, and meals, prior to deployment
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Notes
References
Reference
FEMA, National Incident Management System (NIMS), October 2017
FEMA, NIMS Guideline for the National Qualification System, November 2017
FEMA, National Response Framework, October 2019