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WPXI-TV: Behind the scenes as local hospitals prepare for G-20

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

Local hospitals are gearing up for the G-20 and the possibility that something could go wrong.

They are preparing for the worst but hoping for the best.

Target 11 has learned that many of the hospitals in the city have been working very closely with the Secret Service preparing for the G-20.

Doctors and nurses at Allegheny General and UPMC in Oakland are going over their emergency checklist one last time, making sure they are ready.

Dr. Fred Harchelroad is chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at AGH.

Harchelroad said,"The preps for the G-20 are really the same for any type of disaster.”

To read more or see the video, visit the WPXI-TV web site.

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