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Network-Dependent Patient Elopement Systems: Unveiling Risks and Vulnerabilities in Healthcare Security

Posted by Accutech on February 22, 2024 10:24 am

While the integration of digital technology in medical records and treatments in hospitals has brought about several benefits for doctors and patients alike, it has also increased cybersecurity challenges. There are several types of medical systems in hospitals that rely on a network backbone for general function including electronic health…

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Topics: Uncategorized

5 Common Causes of Patient Elopement

Posted by Accutech on December 11, 2023 1:18 pm

Patient elopement can be a frightening situation for healthcare providers and loved ones. The causes of patient elopement can be vast and complex, and understanding them is crucial to prevent future incidents. This article will explore the common causes of patient elopement, shedding light on the many factors involved in…

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Topics: ResidentGuard, Wander Management

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

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

Pediatric Elopement in Hospitals – What it is and how to prevent it

Posted by Accutech on August 11, 2023 10:11 am

Pediatric elopement in hospitals is a serious issue that can have tragic consequences. Every year, thousands of children run away from hospitals without warning, putting themselves in danger. Parents and staff can use the following tips to create a safe environment for patients and keep them from running away. What…

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Topics: Kidz