10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Healthcare Track: Active Shooter Planning and Response

Active Shooter events at a healthcare facility present unique challenges; healthcare professionals may be faced with decisions about leaving patients; visitors will be present; and patients or staff may not be able to evacuate due to age, injury, illness, or a medical procedure in progress. Workplace violence is another challenge that every organization may face; however, in the healthcare setting, there are more vulnerabilities due to patients and unique tensions that may result in a higher risk of injury. In this presentation, we will discuss how to effectively utilize threat assessment teams and how to develop a healthcare workplace violence program that will minimize the destruction if violence occurs.

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  • February 13, 2018
  • 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM


Scott Cormier

Vice-President, Emergency Management, EC, and Safety, Medxcel Facilities Management