Search Tag: security measures

Executive Health Management

Guns in hospitals: recipe for disaster?

2018 30 Jan

As part of their increased security measures, many hospitals across the United States have armed guards posted within their premises. Is this good or bad? The debate on whether armed guards belong in hospitals has been rekindled following a recent shooting incident at a St. Louis hospital. At Barnes-Jewish Hospital, a patient forcing his way out of... Read more

IT Management

Visual Hacking Threats: Expert Tips for Healthcare

2016 12 Sep

The HIPAA does not stipulate the need to train employees to protect against the visual hacking but healthcare CISOs and CIOs should not let this practice fly under the radar says a IT security expert. Kate Borden of the Visual Privacy Advisory Council says that the low-tech nature of visual hacking means it is often overlooked in the drive for IT... Read more