Canadian Security Magazine

Virtual Summits
Focus On Healthcare Security 2022
December 6, 2022 at 1:00pm ET

Session 4: Designing and operationalizing a Security Operations Centre at Baycrest Health

Speaker: Martin Green, Manager, Security, Telecommunications & Emergency Preparedness, Baycrest

This summer, Baycrest Health Sciences in Toronto opened a new Security Operations Centre to manage the facility's 320 surveillance cameras and 350 card readers — a huge increase over the 48 cameras and 12 card readers just seven years prior. Martin Green explains the planning and implementation process, as well as the benefits the hospital has experienced since the SOC opened.

Martin Green
Martin Green, CHPA, is the Manager, Security, Telecommunications & Emergency Preparedness at Baycrest Health Sciences in Toronto. Martin has worked in health-care security management since 1985. Throughout his career, he has designed and implemented security programs at several health-care facilities within Ontario and other provinces. He obtained his professional designation as a Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator (CHPA) from the International Association for Healthcare Security & Safety (IAHSS) in 2008. He is also trained and certified in Emergency Management, Contingency Planning, Disaster Response and Incident Management by Municipal, Provincial and Federal agencies. A longstanding contributor and member, Martin is a past-president of IAHSS, representing its 2,400 members.