We Are Partners in Safety
Please help us ensure a safe experience for you at our hospital. You, your family and all of the caregivers must partner together to be sure that you have a safe environment.
Maintain a Safe & Healthful Environment
Alarms and Drills
Willis-Knighton hospitals have specific procedures for alarms. In the event of a fire drill or a Code Red alert, all patients and visitors should remain in the rooms with the door closed until the “Code Red all clear” is given over the intercom or until an authorized staff member comes to evacuate the room. Patients are not moved during drills.
If necessary, restraints may have to be temporarily applied. This is always done as a last resort with strict adherence to the following guidelines: