Dec 14 2011

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Today: Webinar – Active Shooters in Healthcare Environments: Protecting Patients, Staff, and Visitors

Date: December 14, 2011
Time: Noon EST

About the program:
Learn the essential elements of planning for, responding to, and recovering from an active shooter incident. Highlighted in this webinar are details from actual incidents, risks specific to healthcare environments, key planning points, and communication processes during emergencies. Take-aways include the following:

  • plan development points
  • employee awareness and training recommendations
  • post-incident recovery strategies

Because healthcare institutions face steadily rising crime rates, including violent crimes such as homicide, it is important that they work to prevent and plan for the possibility of an active shooter.

Produced by: ASIS Healthcare Security Council

Presented by:
Ralph Burdett
Administrative Director, Department of Public Safety
Harris County Hospital District

Jim McGinty
VP, Training and Safety
Covenant Security Services, LTD
Mr. McGinty, a 25-year law enforcement veteran, was a fact finder in the first World Trade Center Bombing, TWA Flight 800 tragedy, Oklahoma City Bombing, and was a member of the oversight committee for the Columbine High School investigation. DHS has contracted him for active shooter/workplace violence programs. Recognized as a leader in the countryâ??s Safe School Initiative for Critical Response, he has over five hundred different school administrators participating in his seminars. Jim also conducts security and vulnerability assessments for Fortune 1000 companies.

Michael Hogan, CPP
Director of Security, Parking and Transportation
St Jude Childrenâ??s Research Hospital
Mr. Hogan has over 21 years of experience in healthcare/organizational security operations and law enforcement. His work includes conducting violence risk assessments, investigating incidents as well as managing and designing protection programs. Prior to coming to St. Jude, Mr. Hogan spent 11 years in law enforcement. Mr. Hogan holds a BA in Sociology from the University of Memphis and a Masters of Business Administration from Union University.

$99 ASIS Members
$129 Nonmembers
$79 Pre-approved ASIS Chapters
Email councils@asisonline.org for details.

Bonus: On Demand Replay—complete with links to all handouts—allows you to enjoy the program twice within 30 days of the live event—at no additional cost.

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