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Guarded Condition Tabletop Exercise

Exercise Overview

Exercise Benefits / Facts
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This exercise will serve as an opportunity for the staff and management of skilled nursing, residential care, assisted living and long term care facilities to work together as part of their facility’s Disaster Response Team to assess their capabilities to respond to an active shooter situation within their facility.

Caduceus Shield Exercise Initiative

The Guarded Condition – An Assisted Living Facility Active Shooter Tabletop Exercise is part of the national Caduceus Shield Exercise Initiative.

Exercise Scenario

At 10:42AM, a recently terminated employee walks into your assisted living facility armed with several guns and begins shooting employees, bystanders and residents.

Your facility must now deal with an active shooter situation.

Active Shooter Incident – Preparedness Materials

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

Exercise Participation Information

Your residential care or skilled nursing facility can participate in this exercise for $600.
For information about participating in this exercise please complete an Information Request Form. Upon completing the form you will be contacted and provided with additional information.
Once your facility is approved it will appear on the list of participating facilities.
Exercise Date Exercise Time Scenario Exercise
Location / Participation *
Individual participant registration CLOSES at 12:00PM ET on the day prior to the exercise
September 27, 2018 9:00AM – 4:00PM ET
Participation Information
Active Shooter Register Now ** From a conference room or similar location via the ONX System as part of your facility’s Incident Management Team
* Everyone who will be participating in the exercise must register for the following reasons:
  1. Prior to the exercise important Read Ahead materials will be e-mailed to all registered participants. These materials are important to ensure your participation in the exercise is successful.
  2. At the end of the exercise only registered participants will be able to complete and submit their individual exercise evaluation (Hotwash).
  3. Only registered participants will be able to access and print their Certificate of Participation once they have submitted their individual exercise evaluation.
** Prior to registering you should make sure that your facility is on the list of approved participating facilities.