Spotlight on: Campus Safety Conference 2019


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Read: 3 Things to Consider Before Updating Hospital Security Infrastructures

3 Things to Consider Before Updating Hospital Security Infrastructures

Before you embark on any infrastructure upgrades, discuss your hospital’s incident history with a trusted advisor since demographics often change as the age and use of the facility change.

Read: Veteran Caught on Surveillance Planting Bomb at Bay Pines VA Hospital

Veteran Caught on Surveillance Planting Bomb at Bay Pines VA Hospital

The 60-year-old U.S. Army veteran’s wife called police two days later and said he had been making similar devices in his home.

Read: Survey: Hospital Violent Crime Rate Up, Property Crime Rate Down in 2018

Survey: Hospital Violent Crime Rate Up, Property Crime Rate Down in 2018

The latest IAHSS stats highlight both positive and negative trends in hospital crime and include data on ransomware attacks for the first time.

Read: Guidelines for Developing A Healthcare Facility Risk Assessment

Guidelines for Developing A Healthcare Facility Risk Assessment

Building a new healthcare facility? These guidelines will help you identify hazards and reduce risks for patients, staff and visitors.

Read: Hilo Medical Center Ups Security After 3 Employees Stabbed

Hilo Medical Center Ups Security After 3 Employees Stabbed

A patient was being treated for a drug overdose at the Hawaii hospital when he grabbed a nurse and held a knife to her throat.

Read: Officer Shot in Laurens County Memorial Hospital ER

Officer Shot in Laurens County Memorial Hospital ER

The officer was shot after he confronted a man who was dragging his father at gunpoint through the South Carolina hospital’s emergency room.

Read: Regional Medical Center Employee Shot, Hospital Locked Down

Regional Medical Center Employee Shot, Hospital Locked Down

Authorities were aware the patient was unstable and had a gun when a woman reported him to the police 17 hours before he shot a hospital employee.

Read: NCH Patient Who Shot Himself May Have Obtained Gun From a Visitor

NCH Patient Who Shot Himself May Have Obtained Gun From a Visitor

When staff found the patient in his room, a gun was on his lap and a bag delivered by a visitor was on the floor next to him.

Read: Woman Beaten, Robbed in CHI St. Vincent Parking Lot

Woman Beaten, Robbed in CHI St. Vincent Parking Lot

The victim called hospital security to report her would-be attackers after she allegedly saw them looking into cars in the parking lot.

Read: Lancaster General Hospital Creates Safety Plan After Receiving Citation

Lancaster General Hospital Creates Safety Plan After Receiving Citation

Part of the new plan will be appointing a Chief Operating and Integration Officer whose responsibility will be to oversee all clinical operations.

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