Cyber security in the NHS

Dan Taylor, head of security at NHS Digital, looks at the relationship between cyber security and patient care in the NHS

Asset disposal: don’t allow unecessary risk

Not a day passes by without news of a new data breach. Steve Mellings, of the Asset Disposal & Information Security Alliance, discusses the problems facing data disposal and how it should be managed.

Hospitals can be an emotive place to work. Aggressions can flair, especially within A&E, from both patients and visitors. Judith Denny of the British Security Industry Association writes about staff protection, especially for those involved in lone working

From an increased risk of physical assault to high-profile data breaches, the security threats faced by the NHS are constantly evolving. James Kelly of the British Security Industry Association reports on the technology that can prevent violence against staff

Assault against healthcare staff is a growing problem, writes the British Security Industry Association’s Judith Denny, who discusses the measures hospitals can take to ensure safety

James Kelly, chief executive of the British Security Industry Association, explores the modern security measures that can help NHS Trusts combat threats to healthcare staff

Security within the healthcare sector should always be a top priority, and since the publication of the Francis Report in February 2013, patient safety is now more important than ever. James Kelly, chief executive of the BSIA explores the vital role that security plays within a healthcare setting

James Kelly, chief executive of the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), discusses the value of CCTV

Alex Carmichael, technical director, British Security Industry Association, explains how security technology is helping to keep lone workers safe.

Anthony Pearlgood, Chairman of the Information Destruction section, BSIA, looks at the challenges faced by the health sector in securing sensitive information

The process for keeping healthcare staff safe from the risks they face at work, including the risk of violence and aggression is arguably no different from the approach to dealing with other risks.

Many jobs within the health sector require staff to work alone, either regularly or occasionally. Alex Carmichael, technical director at the British Security Industry Association, explains how security technology is helping to keep such lone workers safe

Chris Pinder of the National Security Inspectorate, describes how to get the balance right in protecting healthcare facilities from common and not so common security threats

Security in a healthcare environment has many facets, from personal safety to general safety, from localised security to site-wide security

Access control plays a key role in helping to protect healthcare premises against criminals, says Mike Sussman, chairman of the British Security Industry Association’s Access Control Section

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Organised by the Infection Prevention Society, the conference aims to bring together infection prevention and control professionals from across the UK and further afield to share and debate best practice, research and discuss the latest issues within the infection prevention field.

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