Active Threat Training a Success
Police Officers participate in an Active Shooter exercise at Hines VA Hospital using simulated weapons.
Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital held an Active Threat exercise with VA Police and first responders from neighboring communities. The simulation included a Hines employees who participated in different parts of the drill. Human Resources employees interacted with police in the simulated shooting, while employees in clinical and other administrative areas participated in a temporary, simulated lock-down.
This exercise is intended to help VA Police test their training and prepare staff for an actual emergency, creating a safer environment for our Veterans, staff and all who visit Hines VA.
Events & Classes
Mindful Path to Resilience and Wellbeing Workshop
May 20, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CST)
Hines, Building 228, 3rd Floor, Room 3027
MOVE! Preview Class
May 20, 2019 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM (CST)
Hines, Building 1, 3rd Floor, Room E347
Joliet Diabetes Class: Five Class Series
May 20, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (CST)
Joliet CBOC (outpatient clinic)