EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SECURITY >> Terrorism Preparedness
Are Hospitals Our Weakest Link? - August 1, 2004 By Jeff Aldridge & Phillip Launt"When dealing with bioterrorism, hospitals are starting to rise to the challenges of Homeland Security, yet obstacles remain." This article is the featured cover story in the August 2004 issue of "Access Control" magazine. SAI's Jeff Aldridge & Phillip Launt report on the present state of hospital readiness in the US. In a post 9/11 world, hospitals must have the ability to mount an effective response to terrorism and mass casualties.