Mental Health Physical Security Review Checklist

Item #Category/AreaQuestions /CriteriaRationale/Assessment MethodsMetPartially MetNot MetComments
1Site/Building Perimeter

1 a. Does the site in which the MH unit is situated have CCTV coverage of the perimeter of the site?

1 b. Does the building in which the MH unit is located have CCTV coverage of the perimeter of the building?

1 c. Are the CCTV images recorded and capable of being retrieved quickly?

Recovery – Can assist in the rapid recovery of an eloped patient by having the patient identity confirmed and departure from building and/or site and potential direction of travel identified through CCTV
2Outdoor Areas – Fence and Gate

2 a. Are fences designed so ...

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