Planning for the worst: one hospital's process for developing an 'active shooter on campus' policy.

  • Chuck D Plotner
  • Published 2008 in
    Journal of healthcare protection management…
Concerned about the potential for a Virginia Tech type tragedy at a hospital, the author contacted colleagues at other hospitals to inquire about their plans to reduce casualties in the event of an active shooter on campus, only to learn that there weren't any. Working with law enforcement, emergency management, risk management, and other interested… (More)