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Healthcare Security Alert

Browse through our recent and archived issues of Healthcare Security Alert-our four-page monthly insert covering strategies to improve your security plans.

August 01, 2016
Preparing and educating your facility for gang violence

July 01, 2016
The growing perils of painkillers

June 01, 2016
Will droids take over at hospitals?

May 01, 2016
Hackers show it's easy to take a hospital hostage

April 01, 2016
Review your Taser use policies
Security officer use of Tasers questioned

March 01, 2016
Freestanding ERs present unique safety concerns

February 01, 2016
Designing security into your facility

January 01, 2016
Hospital security in the "Pope Zone"

November 01, 2015
Go back to security basics to prevent violence

October 01, 2015
The high risks of high-profile patients

September 01, 2015
Should Fido follow the rules, too?

August 01, 2015
Philadelphia train crash tested hospital security

July 01, 2015
A rise in workplace violence garners greater focus from national organizations
Hospital preparedness, security paramount during the Baltimore riots

June 01, 2015
Survey: Increased hospital security budgets aren't keeping pace with violence

May 01, 2015
Parking garages, transients, and the importance of exterior security
The evolving relationship between public and private policing

April 01, 2015
Boston hospitals react to Brigham and Women's shooting
LA hospital uses unique approach to manage gang violence

March 01, 2015
A year after a shooting, Renown makes adjustments to its security program
Body cameras: A valuable tool or a legal liability?

February 01, 2015
Active shooter drills: Toeing the line of realism
Uniforms, firearms, and the image of a hospital security officer

January 01, 2015
Identifying security's role in managing a potential Ebola patient

December 01, 2014
Crossing the line: What to do when community crime leaks onto the hospital campus
Post-event security planning: Keys to an effective root cause analysis

November 01, 2014
St. Luke's incident highlights concerns about observation training for security officers
Washington Supreme Court ruling bars psychiatric boarding

October 01, 2014
CPTED offers simple solutions to influence criminal behavior
The case for Tasers in the hospital environment

September 01, 2014
Infant abduction in Canada prompts a review of security best practices

August 01, 2014
ACEP poll underscores safety and security concerns with psychiatric patients

July 01, 2014
Healthcare Security Alert, July 2014

May 01, 2014
Healthcare Security Alert, MAY 2014

April 01, 2014
Healthcare Security Alert, APRIL 2014

March 01, 2014
Healthcare Security Alert, MARCH 2014

February 01, 2014
Healthcare Security Alert, February 2014

January 01, 2014
Healthcare Security Alert, JANUARY 2014

December 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, DECEMBER 2013

November 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, NOVEMBER 2013

October 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, OCTOBER 2013

September 01, 2013
Hospital security in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings

August 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, AUGUST 2013

July 01, 2013
Housing a high-profile criminal in your facility

June 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, JUNE 2013

May 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, May 2013

April 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, APRIL 2013

March 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, March 2013

February 01, 2013
Healthcare Security Alert, FEBRUARY 2013
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