Running Safety Drills: Template for Healthcare Organizations


Conducting safety drills is crucial to ensure staff members know the appropriate steps to take to protect themselves, patients and visitors at your organization.

As you think about your healthcare facility, ask yourself the following questions:

  • During an emergency, which areas are safe, and which are vulnerable?
  • How will you communicate the nature of the emergency to patients and employees, and will they know which next steps to take?
  • How much time do you have to react to an actual incident?

Download this drill kit to learn best practices and strategies to build a customized plan to recognize threats, react appropriately and remain secure.