Security - September 2018

Six key steps to creating a safe hospital environment for patients, visitors and staff

The ability to control access remotely, to confirm identity quickly and easily, and to program varying levels of access for visitors, patients, doctors and staff is an absolute necessity

9/28/2018


Indiana hospital back online after computer virus

The hospital was also placed on 'diversion' and all ambulances were sent to other hospitals

9/27/2018


IT challenges to tossing fax machines

Many providers have held onto this antiquated system of communication for decades

9/26/2018


Jury awards plaintiffs $10 million for Chicago hospital security incidents

Doctor and six nurses filed a joint lawsuit for two separate incidents

9/21/2018


Hospitals train for mass shootings

Checking for weapons is part of the drill

9/21/2018


Minn. healthcare facility cited for secret videotaping

Federal investigation finds that Fairview Southdale in Edina violated privacy rights.

9/21/2018


Shots fired at Los Angeles healthcare facility

Los Angeles Hospital staff and patients evacuated or sheltered in place

9/20/2018


Charlotte's largest healthcare providers are increasing security

Atrium is reducing access points to its facilities by 45 percent

9/11/2018



Children’s hospital stages active shooter drills for ER

Children’s Health Children’s Medical Center Dallas began simulations in August of 2016

9/7/2018


Cybersecurity in healthcare evolves with threats

The healthcare industry is one of the top sectors at the highest risk of cybersecurity

9/7/2018


NIST issues guidance for protecting medical IoT devices

The publication covers how to secure against a variety of cyberattacks

9/5/2018


Nonsworn campus security officers' wages have not kept up with inflation

Campus Safety 2018 Salary and Benefits Study says the starting median income for nonsworn officers hasn't changed since 2015

9/4/2018


Survey finds many healthcare providers fall short on cybersecurity

A significant percentage of healthcare facilities are struggling to meet privacy and data security standards

9/4/2018



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