Sickbay Security - An Active Shooter Response Tabletop Exercise Print E-mail

Sickbay Security Tabletop Exercise

Exercise Overview

Exercise Benefits / Facts

This exercise will serve as an opportunity for the management and staff that make up your Hospital Incident Command Team along with your community's response agencies to work through scenario information and injects dealing with an active shooter incident occurring within your hospital.

Caduceus Shield Exercise Initiative

The Sickbay Security - An Active Shooter Response Tabletop Exercise is part of the national Caduceus Shield Exercise Initiative.

Exercise Scenarios

It's is late Friday afternoon in the emergency department with the hospital's staff busily helping individuals needing medical attention.

Suddenly shots ring out and the voice of an angry man can be heard shouting "Where is Dr Thomas? He is responsible for the death of my wife and he is going to pay!"

The gun shoots continue to be heard as the shooter moves from room to room looking for Dr Thomas.

Exercise Briefing

An Exercise Briefing video has been produced to ensure that teams and individual team members are ready to successfully partake in the exercise. This video provides valuable information regarding preparing for and participating in the exercise.

Access and view the Exercise Briefing.

Active Shooter Incident - Preparedness Materials

Access materials on how to prepare for an Active Shooter Incident.

Exercise Participation Information

Your entire Hospital Incident Command Team can participate in this exercise for $500.
For your hospital to participate in this exercise please complete an Information Request Form. Upon completing the form you will be contacted regarding additional exercise information.


Exercise Date Exercise Time Scenario Exercise
Location / Participation
Individual participant registration CLOSES at 12:00PM ET on the day prior to the exercise
May 19, 2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM ET
Participation Information
Active Shooter Register Now
From your Hospital Incident Command Center, conference room or similar location via the ONX System as part of your Hospital Incident Command Team
July 22, 2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM ET
Participation Information
Active Shooter Registration Opening Soon