Medical facilities provide one of the most vital services to a community. These facilities that include hospitals, nursing homes, medical clinics, doctor’s offices, and pharmaceutical areas are places where the patients and their families, as well as the medical providers themselves deserve the best security and safety that technology can provide. CCTV systems provide a valuable resource for these medical facilities since they can aid in securing the area and allow the medical staff to focus on their patent’s needs. Controlling access hospitals and healthcare facilities for the security of personnel, patients, medical records as required under HIPAA is not only important but many times required or mandated. Security of the drugs kept on hand as well as the expensive medical and diagnostics equipment is not only logical but save the facility thousands of dollars in losses and increased costs.
Security Camera Solutions in Healthcare Facilities
Security of Records
HIPAA regulations require the security of all medical records and patient information, which typically contains the most confidential, and private information individuals will ever have. Many medical care facilities use video surveillance on the areas where medical files are kept or filed to assist in keeping this information secure.
Video surveillance cameras and access control are commonly used in inventory and storage areas, especially where medical supplies and drugs are kept. Access control in particular can provide a verifiable audit trail of who had access to these areas, which can deter and eliminating theft and unauthorized access.
The network capabilities of video surveillance today makes the remote monitoring of a facility by management or an authorized third party. After hours video monitoring by a central station can provide medical providers the piece of mind knowing that their facility is protected 24 hours a day.
Protect Elder Patients
Adult care facilities with limited budgets and therefore limited personnel, depend on surveillance cameras to monitor patients. Night-time monitoring of hallways and doors can alert workers in the event of a patient wondering around or even worse falling.
Surveillance cameras with audio at the central nursing station keeps management alert to procedure compliance.
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