Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service

Nurse Professional Advisory Committee

Readiness and Response

The Readiness and Response Subcommittee is a subcommittee of the Nursing Professional Advisory Committee (N-PAC). This subcommittee was created to advise the N-PAC on readiness and deployment issues that affect USPHS nurses and to assist USPHS nurses in meeting basic readiness standards.


To enhance the USPHS Nurse Corps' capabilities and responsiveness by providing informative deployment and readiness resources to help prepare every nurse officer to meet current and emerging mission requirements.


  • Develop, present and disseminate relevant clinical information to enhance the capabilities and responsiveness of the deployed USPHS Nurse Officer, monthly
  • Develop, present and disseminate information related to pre-deployment to meet the demands of a deployed environment, monthly.

Readiness & Response Subcommittee Leadership:


CAPT Alexis Mosquera
CDR James Chaney 859-255-6812 ext 5320

Deputy Co-Chair:

CDR Michael Gwathmey

LCDR Dustin Hampton


CDR Jennifer Sarchet

Assistant Secretary:

LCDR Anastasia Hansen

Readiness & Response Subcommittee Projects:

Readiness Tools:

Readiness and Response Subcommittee 2018 Annual Report (PDF logo 105.61KB)

Readiness Tools

Organizational Chart:

Readiness and Response Subcommittee Organizational Chart (pdf_logo.gif 130 KB)

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