TORONTO, Sept. 20 /CNW/ - Humber River Regional Hospital's FINCH SITE
ONLY (Hwy. 400 at Finch Avenue) will hold a Chemical, Biological,
Radiological, Nuclear MOCK exercise on Thursday September 27 2007.
The exercise will commence at 1000 hrs and be completed at 1300 hrs.
This exercise is being conducted in order to test the hospital's ability to
decontaminate casualties in the event of being exposed to an unknown chemical
If you notice unusual activity on hospital property during this exercise,
please do not be alarmed. In the event of a real emergency Humber River
Regional Hospital will notify the public.
Please note: hospital services are not affected and are proceeding as
normal. No hospital services have been cancelled as a result of this mock
Patients have been informed of this event and some traffic in and out of
the hospital site itself will be redirected. Hospital visiting hours will
continue as normal.
The hospital will issue further information as the need arises.
For further information:
For further information: Media Inquiries: Sarah Quadri, Senior Writer,
Communications Specialist, (416) 249-8111 ext 8038