Tuality Hospital plans disaster drill for tonight

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by KGW.com Staff

kgw.com

Posted on November 14, 2012 at 12:19 PM

Updated Wednesday, Nov 14 at 12:31 PM

HILLSBORO -- A mock disaster exercise was set for Wednesday night at the Tuality Healthcare campus in Hillsboro.

Healthcare staff along with fire, police and other agencies were preparing for a "breach of security" at the main hospital building.

The exercise will begin at 10 p.m. and last about two hours.

Officers were to enter the hospital and subdue a mock "intruder."

Paramedics and staff will then treat the mock injuries to police and firefighters and and patients.

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