Mass-casualty drill held at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. —
The Southcoast Health System participated in a training exercise at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford, along with first responders and the state Department of Public Health.
About 100 nursing students from UMass-Dartmouth participated, acting as victims and their families.
The drill included a decontamination tent set up outside the hospital.
The exercise did not impact normal operations at the hospital.