GREENVILLE, Pitt County - If you're heading to Vidant Medical Center to visit a patient Thursday, you may hear some alarming sounds.
The hospital is conducting drills on Thursday, December 7. The drills will take place in the North Tower starting at 1:00 p.m. and lasting for about 15 minutes.
Officials said that patients and visitors may hear overhead announcements, but want to reassure everyone that this is part of a standard training procedure and the sounds are only drills.
Patient Care will not be compromised and operations will continue as normal.