Ask CCRM: What to Do in an Active-Shooter Incident
December 25, 2012 | Aging Services Risk, Quality, & Safety Guidance
A Continuing Care Risk Management (CCRM) member recently asked ECRI Institute for help regarding what the organization should do during an active-shooter incident.
An active shooter is a person who is actively engaged in killing or trying to kill people in a confined and populated area. Usually, the individual uses a firearm and has no pattern or method of choosing victims. Active-shooter incidents often end within 10 to...