Hawaii hospital boosts security after dangerous patient escapes to California

'Pathological predator' managed to fly to California before being caught


Indiana hospital starts own police force

Community Hospital Anderson formerly relied on officers from local communities


PCI FAQs and myths

Without a secure infrastructure to protect their sensitive information, patients risk having their financial information and even their identities stolen


Healthcare security: A prescription for strengthening audit trails, streamlining credentials and improving patient experience

More facility administrators are sending staff to training classes to get up to speed on the latest guidelines


Little-known IoT security issues shouldn't be ignored

Unfixable equipment, absent processes, platform questions and lifecycle management are just some of the challenges


Elderly couple dead after shooting at Ontario hospital

Two officers discharged their guns during the incident


Texas arson suspect tries to escape through hospital ceiling

Staff could see the ceiling sink under man's weight as he crawled around


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


Most common types of hospital security officer training

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


Family of man murdered at Johns Hopkins questions policies

A woman killed her estranged husband in the ICU


Mich. hospital reviewing policies after shooting

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


Patient, 78, fires handgun inside Saginaw hospital

Police subdue shooter at Covenant Hospital without injury


Hospital security professionals gather at Kentucky conference

Conference also serves as yearly training event


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

a security guard at the hospital who spotted the video


Maintaining healthcare facility security with unrestricted family visitation policies

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


Man killed at hospital had officer’s stun gun

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


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


N.H. healthcare facility reviews security after shooting

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


Health workers attacked and abused over hospital smoking ban

Rules banning smoking outside an Australian public hospitals could be reviewed


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


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


Using technology to reduce violence against hospital workers

Security systems integrators can assist healthcare organizations in developing functional standards


Navy hospital ship on relief mission to Puerto Rico

The USNS Comfort was stocked with supplies


Mass. hospital boosts security after nurse stabbed

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


Keys to defending against ransomware

Healthcare IT and hackers are moving to the cloud


Former ER nurse backs fired security staff

Mercy Mercy Hospital Springfield fired security and ER staff for 'patient care that was not up to hospital standards even in highly tense situations'



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