Emergency preparedness in action

Exercise provides training experience for staff, law enforcement

By: Laura Castro, Courtney Grigsby

Comments from active-shooter response drill participants:

“I think that we need real-life scenario training for all employees.”
Shawn Searcy, R.N.
UF Health Shands E.R. nurse
“The most valuable asset I learned was how quickly an active shooter can begin to fire and continue to fire the weapon … I now am aware of my surroundings and the potential dangers.”
Jennifer LaLonde, R.N.
 UF Health Shands E.R. clinical leader