23rd October 2021
Topic: Active Shooter Scenario in the Emergency Department
Presenter: Professor Bonnie Arquilla
An Active Shooter Scenario involves Killing or attempted killing of people by an individual who is carrying firearms and is randomly shooting . This situation can be at an hospital.
Various Aspects of the scenario were discussed by Dr. Arquilla.
Take Home points
• Be aware of your area and what can happen
• Try to know how you van exit the building easily
• Try to find and hide in a locked room
• Try to incapacitate the shooter if you can as that is the best chance for survival if you can escape or exit.