Healthcare – Security Consulting

Security Consulting

Our CEO/President, Robert Buchanan, has over 40 years in security and hospital security risk assessments. He is a member of the International Association for Healthcare Safety and Security (IAHSS) and ASIS. Bob has conducted over 30 healthcare and hospital risk assessments across the country.

Hospital Risk Assessments

Based on Joint Commission, OSHA, NIAHO, and IAHSS Standards, Criterion Healthcare Security Risk Assessments examine, at a minimum, the following:

  • Geographical location and surrounding criminal demographics;
  • Building design and layout;
  • Number and location of building access points;
  • Historic and current security incident data;
  • Level of physical protection;
  • Administrative and management security support;
  • Number and type of security personnel;
  • Patient, staff, visitor and vendor ID system;
  • Training programs for security personnel;
  • Security protocols for sensitive areas, e.g., neonatal, pediatric; and
  • Hospital security policies and procedures.