Hospitals Hold Emergency Drills Today
July 14, 2010
Several Denver area hospitals to hold emergency response drills today
By Kieran Nicholson
The Denver Post
Posted: 06/24/2010 11:06:37 AM MDT
Updated: 06/24/2010 11:06:46 AM MDT
Several hospitals in the metro area will be conducting training drills today and emergency service responders, including police and firefighters, will be part of the exercises.
Exempla Healthcare hospitals, including Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver, Lutheran Medical Center in Wheat Ridge, and Good Samaritan Medical Center in Lafayette, are participating, according to a media release from the health care provider.
Response activities, as part of the drills, could be highly visible at the hospitals this morning as staffs trains for emergency situations.
Patient care will not be affected during the drills, Exempla said.
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