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Building a Secure Healthcare Environment Using a Tiered Model

This approach to hospital security involves three types of officers: company police, public safety and security.

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Planning, policies, coordination with other stakeholders and education will help to ensure everyone on campus is appropriately alerted during a crisis. By Robin Hattersley Gray ·

A Sentara Princess Anne Hospital employee discovered that someone stole morphine, Valium and Ativan from a secured locker at the facility. By CS Staff · April 16, 2014

IAHSS President Marilyn Hollier describes how hospital protection professionals can demonstrate their value and the vital function of security and public safety in a healthcare organization. By Robin Hattersley Gray · April 11, 2014

A 32-year-old woman was charged with trespassing at Summa Akron City Hospital last month. By CS Staff · April 11, 2014

A Maples Adolescent Treatment Centre nurse was attacked by a patient despite hospital officials increasing security around the facility. By CS Staff · April 09, 2014

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) continues to face long-standing challenges in effectively implementing its information security program, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) latest report. By CS Staff · April 09, 2014

A police officer was fatally shot with his own weapon by an MRI technician on the campus of healthcare facility Southern Tier Imaging. By Ashley Willis · April 02, 2014

Congratulations to David Corbin, director of public safety, parking, facilities and engineering at Newton-Wellesley Hospital in Newton, Mass. By CS Staff · March 31, 2014

Congratulations to Margaret Brine, director of public safety at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. By CS Staff · March 27, 2014

Laurens County Memorial Hospital has canceled a security contract with the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office. By CS Staff · March 26, 2014