Accutech Blog

Ensuring Newborn Safety: Modern Hospital Security Measures

Posted by Accutech on November 13, 2023 3:56 pm

As new parents, one of the most frightening things is the thought of your child going missing. Unfortunately, infant abductions have become a reality in many hospitals across the United States. Although attempted abductions may make headlines, hospitals have implemented modern security measures that are effective in preventing these tragedies.…

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Topics: Hospital

Hospital Bag Checklist

Posted by Accutech on October 2, 2023 10:00 am

Bringing a new life into the world is a miraculous experience, but it can also be nerve-wracking. Childbirth can be unpredictable and there are many factors that are out of your control. However, there are certain things you can control, such as what you bring with you to the hospital. Packing your hospital bag ahead…

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Topics: CertaScan, Cuddles, Electronic Access Control, Hospital

Everything You Need to Know About Infant Hospital ID Bracelets

Posted by Accutech on September 25, 2023 8:50 am

Infant hospital ID bracelets is crucial in ensuring that newborns are not mistakenly switched and leave the hospital with the right parents. These bracelets may seem small, but their importance cannot be overstated. As a new parent, you may have several questions about these bracelets, such as their purpose, functionality, and what information is on…

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Topics: Cuddles, Hospital

Top 5 Best Practices for Infant Security in Hospitals

Posted by Accutech on September 18, 2023 9:15 am

Hospitals and birthing centers hold a great responsibility in ensuring the safety and security of infants during their stay. The well-being of babies is of utmost importance, therefore hospitals have implemented various safety strategies to protect the infants in their care from harm and abduction. Measures like proper training, access control, and infant security systems…

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Topics: Cuddles, Electronic Access Control, Hospital

Where Do Most Infant Abductions Occur?

Posted by Accutech on September 14, 2023 4:51 pm

It's a parent's worst nightmare: their newborn child being abducted from a hospital. Unfortunately, a study released by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) has revealed that the majority of infant abductions actually occur in healthcare facilities. According to the report, which looked at data from 1997…

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Topics: CertaScan, Cuddles

How Does The Accutech Wandering System Work?

Posted by Accutech on September 1, 2023 12:00 am

As a provider of wander management solutions, we understand that our potential customers may not always be experts in the technical workings of our systems. While prospects may have a general idea of what our RFID-based security systems aim to achieve, it's not uncommon for them to feel a little…

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Topics: ResidentGuard

Prevent Infant Abductions in your Hospital

Posted by Accutech on August 11, 2023 12:00 am

An abduction at Duke Hospital demonstrates the reality of infant abductions. “On April 20, 2010 an infant was taken from the nursery. The hospital credits a diligent, highly-trained staff and the use of an infant security system to prevent the abductor from leaving the facility.

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Topics: Cuddles, Hospital, RFID

Accutech Security Introduces Updated ResidentGuard Wander Management Solution LC 1400 System

Posted by Accutech on July 27, 2023 9:37 am

Accutech Healthcare Security Solutions is excited to announce the cost-effective LC 1400 ResidentGuard wander management system. This system is an update to the current LC 1200 and works with existing systems. By offering this updated security solution, Accutech Security remains the cutting-edge in wander management for skilled nursing facilities, assisted living, and rehab healthcare facilities…

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Topics: ResidentGuard, Wander Management

Accutech Security’s Cuddles Pulse Infant Protection System Installed Successfully in Healthcare Facilities

Posted by Accutech on July 12, 2023 7:23 am

Accutech Security, having launched their new Cuddles Pulse infant protection system late last year, is proud to announce the successful installation and implementation of the solution in several healthcare facilities throughout the United States. By implementing Cuddles Pulse, these hospitals are able to offer the latest in cutting-edge technologies for infant protection, including real-time monitoring…

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Topics: Cuddles

Hugs® Infant Protection Will Soon Be Obsolete: What That Means For You

Posted by Accutech on June 6, 2023 4:12 pm

STANLEY Healthcare (now Securitas Healthcare) has announced that it will discontinue manufacturing and supporting the Hugs® LonWorks Infant Protection System in 2024. The two key dates are: January 1, 2024 Orders will stop for Hugs® tags. August 1, 2024 No new orders for Hugs® LonWorks will be available. Healthcare facilities will not be able to…

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Topics: Cuddles