Security - October 2017

Man rides bike into Okla. hospital, steals laptop

Police trying to identify a man who rode his bicycle inside a Bethany hospital during a theft

10/30/2017


Most common types of hospital security officer training

Survey shows eight of the training categories decreased in prevalence compared to four years ago

10/30/2017


Family of man murdered at Johns Hopkins questions policies

A woman killed her estranged husband in the ICU

10/26/2017


Mich. hospital reviewing policies after shooting

A patient barricaded himself in his room at Covenant HealthCare until officers gained entry with ballistic shields

10/26/2017


Patient, 78, fires handgun inside Saginaw hospital

Police subdue shooter at Covenant Hospital without injury

10/24/2017


Hospital security professionals gather at Kentucky conference

Conference also serves as yearly training event

10/23/2017


Man arrested after streaming online while holding a gun at Columbus hospital

a security guard at the hospital who spotted the video

10/18/2017


Maintaining healthcare facility security with unrestricted family visitation policies

The right technologies can help maintain the right balance between openness and security

10/13/2017


Man killed at hospital had officer’s stun gun

The suspect obtained the stun gun after being left unattended in the emergency room

10/10/2017


Mass. health system tightens security after assault on nurse

New security efforts include limiting visitor access and subjecting everyone and all bags to search upon arrival

10/10/2017


N.H. healthcare facility reviews security after shooting

Officials say they are not presupposing what security changes may be needed

10/6/2017


Health workers attacked and abused over hospital smoking ban

Rules banning smoking outside an Australian public hospitals could be reviewed

10/6/2017


Does Vermont's largest hospital have an effective active shooter plan?

An active shooter plan is one hospital officials hope they never have to use, but think about often

10/6/2017


Facility's security questioned after wandering Alzheimer's patient dies

Woman's body was found two miles away from facility nearly a month after she disappeared

10/5/2017


Using technology to reduce violence against hospital workers

Security systems integrators can assist healthcare organizations in developing functional standards

10/4/2017


Navy hospital ship on relief mission to Puerto Rico

The USNS Comfort was stocked with supplies

10/2/2017


Mass. hospital boosts security after nurse stabbed

Additional metal detectors, security cameras and panic buttons have been installed

10/2/2017



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