Spaulding Hospitals – Aurora’s Legacy

Operation Aurora’s Legacy Spaulding Cambridge

On September 17, 2013 BU HEM and Spaulding Hospital Cambridge participated in an active shooter tabletop exercise at the Spaulding Cambridge campus. Spaulding CambThe exercise discussed what the hospital would do during an active shooter incident. Cambridge Police, Cambridge Hospital and other support services participated in the activity. Overall there were 42 people who participated in the activity.

Operation Aurora’s Legacy Spaulding North Shore

On October 7, 2013 BU HEM and Spaulding Hospital North Shore in Salem, MA participated in BU HEM’s Aurora Legacy Active Shooter exercise. This was a “hybrid” TTX that involved response capability planning as well as functional activities allowing employees to seek out “safe” areas in the hospital and test security and access procedures. This is the third Spaulding facility to participate in the Aurora’s Legacy program