Chapter 15. Employee Involvement and Security Awareness
Crime prevention presentations, handouts, events, and training can raise staff awareness of security issues. Not only will this add eyes and ears to the security effort, it will be noted by TJC surveyors and other regulatory agencies that are increasingly looking for employee involvement in the healthcare security program. Using input from the healthcare staff, physicians, visitors, and patients, an employee involvement and security awareness program should be tailored to meet the individual needs of the facility and the employees, staff, patients, and visitors it serves.
Employee Security Education and Motivation
The strategy of preventing crime is a key concept of the healthcare protection ...