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Hospitals & Medical Centers

As California Goes, So Goes the Nation?

California now requires that hospitals conform to minimal security standards by laying out required guidelines. This law is confined to the state of California, but it has national implications. Some hospital security executives believe that it is just a matter of time before these standards begin to appear in Environment of Care Standards required by the Joint Commission.
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EasyLobby Visitor Management Protects Patients, Staff and Visitors at Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities

Hospitals and healthcare facilities need to professionally manage guests entering the lobby, account for who is entering the facility and screen for unwanted visitors.
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When It’s Time for a Holistic Hospital Security Assessment

Getting a physical can do wonders for people and hospitals. William Nesbitt, CPP, president of Security Management Services International, Inc., has great advice on his Web site

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Active Shooter Training Now Part of Hospital Security

The sad irony is that gun violence has seeped into hospitals and healthcare facilities. And officials now train their security officers and healthcare staff more generally to spot potential shooters and deescalate certain situations.
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Complexities Arise in Preventing Infant Abductions

The rarest of incidents, infant abductions from hospital and healthcare facilities can cause cascading tragedies to families and facilities.
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Health Department Access Solution Features Extensive Integration

The Palm Beach County Health Department is a service organization responsible for the health of more than a million residents in Palm Beach County, Fla. It shares responsibility for primary care of the medically indigent population of the county with the private sector.
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News - Healthcare/Hospitals/Pharma/Medical Centers - November 2011

Read the latest news about security in healthcare.
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Technology at Work - Healthcare/Hospitals/Pharma/Medical Centers - November 2011

Read about the latest technology at work in health care.
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The Challenges of Multiples

Think about securing one facility – and multiply it. Times eight. Times 100. Times 250.

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More than Security: Network Video Enables Remote Telemedicine for French Medical Organization

Each year, France’s Franche-Comté region treats more than 4,500 Cerebral Vascular Accidents (CVAs). Unfortunately, it also faces frequent CVA specialist shortages on top of lengthy transfer times to the regional
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ASIS 2013 Product Preview

ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits, September 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois, will include an exhibit hall packed with innovative security solutions. Here are some of the products that will be shown at ASIS this year.


Virtualization and Data Center Security: What You Need to Know for 2014

Data centers are increasingly becoming the center of the enterprise, and data center and cyber security is following the same path for security departments. According to Justin Flynn, a consultant at the Burwood Group, the virtualization of data centers allows enterprises to scale more easily and faster, with a smaller footprint.

However, hosting enterprise data in the cloud can make intrusion detection more difficult – how can enterprise security leaders team up with other departments to keep aware of cyber risks and traffic, and physical and data compliance during the virtual transition? How can CISOs and CSOs discuss cyber threats with the C-Suite to get the resources they need? And how can the proper infrastructure test and verify possible malicious attacks? 

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Security Magazine 2014 September cover

2014 October

Security takes a look at safety and preparedness for the harshest of weather phenomena in this October 2014 edition of the magazine. Also, we investigate supply chain security and the many benefits of PSIM. 

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Travel & the Ebola Risk

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CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide
CompTIA's Security+ certification is a globally-recognized, vendor neutral exam that has helped over 60,000 IT professionals reach further and higher in their careers. The current Security+ exam (SY0-201) focuses more on being able to deal with security issues rather than just identifying them.
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Vertical Sector Focus: Critical Infrastructures

criticalhomepagethumbFrom terrorism to vandalism, it’s preparedness, response, training and partnerships. Learn about some of the critical security issues facing this sector.

Visit the Critical Infrastructure page to read more.