Healthcare Systems Seeing Increased Security

Apr 14, 2021 | Executive Protection, Security for Employees, Surveillance & Security


Anxiety has been high sky during the Pandemic and one security expert says the healthcare system sometimes feels the brunt of it all. Anyone can imagine the stress a person feels when they have a loved one in the hospital. Now imagine being that person and not being able to say goodbye to that loved one who is dying. Rich Cinfio is a security director for a major healthcare system. He says in this past year they’ve seen an increase in assaults and the number of weapons brought into facilities. Cinfio says there is definitely a heightened level of challenging authority.

The vaccines also present a need for more security. Not only do those assets need to be protected, so do the sites where the vaccines are being administered. Cinfio says having a plan in place, specifically preparing for potential threats, is a must. Check out the video for more on this and continue to visit our website for more videos and blogs! 

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