Emergency Procedures Guide

The following pages present a summary of some types of emergencies that an employee might face here at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Please note, this is not a comprehensive list, but as a reference to assist you in responding quickly to emergencies. Please remember three important things:

  • DO NOT take unnecessary risks
  • There is no substitute for remaining calm
  • Always use common sense and situational awareness

Other tips for your safety:

  • The Medical Center does have its own accredited Police Force - to ensure the quickest response from them, always dial 913-588-5030 from any phone or 911 from campus landline phones. Add 913-588-5030 to your list of contacts in your cell phone.
  • OPT IN for Rave text messaging system, this will ensure you receive text alerts when emergencies arise on campus.
  • See something, say something - anything out of the ordinary on campus can be immediately reported in three locations:
    • By calling 913-588-5030 (or 911 from campus landlines)
    • Through KUPD anonymous email tip
    • Anonymously via phone by calling 913-474-TIPS (8477)

Last modified: Jun 20, 2013
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