TITLE

Training Wheels: From New Tech to Old-Fashion Service

AUTHOR(S)
Zalud, Bill
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jan2011, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the importance of training to meet the metrics and improve the performance of security systems in office buildings and healthcare facilities in the U.S. An example would be the ambassador program of AlliedBarton Security Service which stresses training in terms of handling visitor, patient, and guest. It provides the certifications of the International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) that are needed by security and protection trainers for cost effective training.
ACCESSION #
57669543

 

Related Articles

  • Debunking Contract Healthcare Security Myths. Bukowski, Ken // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2015, p66 

    The article offers information related to security of several healthcare facilities such as hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living centers. Topics discussed include the role of security providers for determining the nature of the facility, the importance of shared values between facility...

  • Security Overload at Office Buildings? Valley, Matt // National Real Estate Investor;Sep2002, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p12 

    Focuses on the implementation of security measures in office buildings in the U.S. Views of Paul Beitler on the security measures; Increase in security costs in several office buildings; Investment of Massey Enterprises in security upgrade.

  • Access by card means a changing of guards. Temes, Judy // Crain's New York Business;3/20/95, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p24 

    Reports on the development of an electronic card access system to buildings as a replacement to security guards in New York state. Features of the system; Drop in demand for security guards; Implementation of a training and licensing law concerning security guards.

  • Owners stress security to keep, lure tenants. Temes, Judy // Crain's New York Business;10/18/93, Vol. 9 Issue 42, p42 

    Reports on New York City office building owners' upgrade of security systems. Fire at Bankers Trust building; Illustration of the inadequacies of log-in books; Switching from log-books to electronic card readers; Focus on updating fire alarm systems; Installation of sprinklers on vacant floors;...

  • Blanket security: Security blanket. DeGrazio, Robert // Health Facilities Management;Feb95, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p28 

    Discusses the issues surrounding integrated security systems for health facilities. Advantages, limitations and drawbacks; Importance of weighing each discrete security need against all others; Public relations battle over security system integration; Cost considerations; Conditions under which...

  • Safeguarding the system. Roll, Fredrick G.; Cody, William // Health Facilities Management;Dec2002, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p25 

    Discusses ways to devise a security plan for a health care network. Factors to consider when evaluating security operations; Creation of a corporate security administrative position; Importance of implementing the best practices.

  • READERS ASK.  // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Aug2011, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p37 

    The article provides an answer to a question on the risk for exposure of a small integration company from installation of cameras in common areas and examination rooms of medical facilities.

  • New & Improved. Piccolomini, Paul // Buildings;Jul2003, Vol. 97 Issue 7, p22 

    Reports on the installation of electronic security equipment by Westchester County in New York City to protect two county buildings and an adjoining parking structure. Components of the security system; Security procedure at the Michaelian Office Building. INSET: Whoops!.

  • High-tech security. Harvey, Carl // Health Facilities Management;Oct96, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p34 

    Discusses how the sophistication and affordability of security systems help reduce overhead expenses in health facilities. Benefits of access control; Importance of security technology in hospitals; Automated production of attendance records; Advantages of video imaging.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics