Palmetto Health Emergency Management Team Coordinates Active Shooter Drill

Posted on 2/16/2016

Editor’s note: Media will not be invited to this drill. This is a community notification. Patients in the building have been notified.

EVENT:
On Wednesday, Feb. 17, Palmetto Health Richland team members and local law enforcement will conduct an emergency drill. Palmetto Health regularly participates in practice drills so our team members are well prepared for every emergency situation – including natural disasters, criminal events, electrical outages, water shortages and severe weather events – that could impact the care we provide to our patients. These drills are part of our ongoing efforts to make sure team members know what to do in an emergency situation to keep our patients, visitors and fellow team members safe.

DATE:
Wednesday, Feb. 17

WHERE:
Palmetto Health Richland

ABOUT:
Since active shooter situations are unpredictable, preparation is vital to the safety and security of Palmetto Health’s patients, visitors and team members.

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