Visitor Management For Healthcare When the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that in 2013 that there were “more than 23,000 significant injuries due to assault at work, and more than 70 percent of those assaults were in healthcare and social service settings,” the Occupational Safety and Health Administration stepped in. Earlier this year, OSHA updated… Read more
Between high-volume traffic and escalated concerns surrounding clinical and research healthcare facilities, it can be challenging to maintain a welcoming environment. In this post, Veristream provides information on the benefits of a visitor management system as it applies to healthcare entities.
It is better for all patients if they are able to visit with their loved ones often during their stay at the hospital. Ensure that your facility allows these opportunities through an advanced visitor management system.
Many hospitals across the U.S. are taking a closer look at how to reduce vulnerabilities to criminal activity in their facilities. A variety of measures—from increasing the physical security presence, to improved visitor and vendor access protocols, to video monitoring are key to improving safety for patients and staff. Today’s healthcare facilities face a challenging… Read more