Meeting Archive:
WHYB "Worker Safety Wednesday" Webinar: Workplace Violence and Active Shooter Response in a Healthcare Setting

Meeting Description:
Workplace violence incidents continue to rise in healthcare settings, and an active shooter event inside a health care location can be confusing.  This presentation will present Workplace Violence planning and response including newly released guidance on preventing, planning for, respond to, and recovering from a health care Active Shooter event. While many opinions continue to be provided on how to respond, this seminar will provide the recommendations of the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council, a part of the Federal Critical Infrastructure program.

Learning Objectives
  • Develop a healthcare workplace violence program
  • Use of threat assessment teams
  • Define a healthcare active shooter event and how to plan, respond, and recover
 This webinar will be recorded and a replay link will be available on the Workforce Safety webpage under Educational Archives.
Continuing Education: FHA is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Florida State Board of Nursing under Provider No. NCE2972. Eligibility for CEUs requires submission of an evaluation survey for each participant requesting continuing education. Licensed Florida nurses will receive a certificate of participation for 1.0 hour of continuing nursing education.
Date: Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Florida Hospital Association
 Presenter Information
Florida Hospital Association (FHA) - We Have Your Back (WHYB)
Speaker Photo


John Wilgis, MBA, RRT
Director, Emergency Management Services
Florida Hospital Association
407-841-6230 (phone) |

Scott Cormier
VP, Emergency Management, EC, & Safety
Medxcel Facilities Management