Chapter 7. Security Force Administration
A common element of healthcare security programs is the utilization of physical security staff as a major component of the protection system. The development and preparation of the organization security force administrative plan are the basis for utilization of security staffing. The various elements or components of the plan must be addressed regardless of an in-house (proprietary) employment model or the use of outsourced personnel. A major task is selecting and retaining the best candidates to fill the security department’s staffing complement and to implement sound management practices to achieve superior officer service. The three major operational components of the security force are thus management ...

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