Healthcare/Medical Centers/Hospitals

November 2009
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Nov2009, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p36
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The article focuses on the security management procedures used for hospitals and medical centers in the U.S. It stresses that health facilities focus more on promoting patient safety that includes emergency preparedness and personal room safety. It highlights the plan made by the Joint Commission for the preparation of the disasters affecting the healthcare facilities. It also raises the issue of workplace violence among patients and caregivers and the training programs needed to stop the issue.


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