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Infant Abduction in South Africa Sheds Light on Need for Infant Security Systems

Posted by Accutech on September 16, 2015 10:02 am

Last week in Cape Town, South Africa, the Magistrate’s Court handed down an indictment for an infant abduction that took place in the Groote Schuur Hospital in 1997. The woman who is charged with kidnapping the two day old infant after convincing the young mother to take a nap while she watched her newborn daughter.…

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Topics: Cuddles, News, RFID

Medical Center In Georgia Debuts Cuddles System

Posted by Accutech on March 21, 2012 4:17 pm

Parents of newborns at Colquitt Regional Medical Center in Moultrie, Georgia are feeling an added measure of comfort as the Medical Center is the latest facility to install the Cuddles infant protection system exclusively from Accutech Security.

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Topics: Cuddles, News, RFID

Accutech Security Introduces New Compact Two-Way Radio

Posted by Accutech on March 5, 2012 4:20 pm

It can be a care facility’s worst nightmare. An Alzheimer’s patient has managed to elude care providers and walked away from the site. Or someone not authorized to have the child has taken an infant from a maternity ward. This can be a devastating experience for healthcare workers and even more so for the patient…

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Topics: Cuddles, Kidz, News, ResidentGuard, RFID

Prevent Infant Abductions in your Hospital

Posted by Accutech on January 1, 1970 12:00 am

A recent 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

Choosing a Maternity Hospital

Posted by Accutech on January 1, 1970 12:00 am

Having a baby is a whirlwind of preparation, excitement and anticipation. You’ve prepared the nursery, bought some really tiny clothes and perhaps had a baby shower or two. And as the day gets closer you’ll begin to think about the actual birth. Your healthcare plan will probably dictate where the baby will be delivered but…

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Topics: Cuddles, Hospital, RFID