PHC Auxiliary Gets Readiness Briefing
Michael Valentino, Director of Safety and Security at Peninsula Hospital Center, briefed the Hospital Center's Auxiliary members on Emergency Preparedness at their October meeting. Valentino, a retired police officer from the 101 Precinct in Far Rockaway, reviewed the Hospital Center's evacuation procedures, explained the process by which the Hospital Center remains prepared at all times and how it trains essential staff for emergency situations. A lively question and answer period followed and all attendees agreed that they felt better prepared. Pictured, left side, back to front: Ann McNerney, Marion Munns, Gloria Savron, Sara Bock Right Side, front to back: Vilma Polito, Florence Epstein, Joan Coogan and Michael Valentino, Director of Security (standing).