Canadian Security Magazine

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

Canadian Security magazine’s FocusOn Healthcare Security event returns Dec. 6 as a virtual event. This annual event showcases thought leaders and best practices from across Canada’s health-care security community and 2022 will be no different. Join us from your laptop and listen to engaging presentations and panel discussions as we dissect this highly unusual and challenging year in health-care security and put our best foot forward for 2023 and beyond.

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1:00pm - 1:05pm
Welcoming & Opening Remarks

Speaker: Neil Sutton, Editor, Canadian Security Magazine

1:05pm - 1:30pm
Session 1: Violence prevention training with real life applications for health care teams

Speaker: Victoria Schmid, CEO, SWITCH BC.

SWITCH BC CEO Victoria Schmid believes that everyone working in health care has the right to be safe and healthy, to thrive on the job, and to return home safely to family and friends.

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Session 2: IAHSS Update from the President

Speaker: Brine Hamilton, President, IAHSS; Host, The Health Care Security Cast; System Engineer, Healthcare Vertical, Omnigo

Industry partner IAHSS kicks off Focus On Healthcare Security with a welcome message for all attendees and provides an update on association activities.

2:00pm – 2:30pm
Session 3: Establishing an in-house security guard program at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance

Speaker: Dave Gadoury, Security/Emergency Preparedness Manager, Chatham-Kent Health Alliance

In July 2019, CKHA transitioned to an in-house security model. Having an annual turnover rate of 75%, the organization made the calculated decision to transition security to an in-house model.

2:30pm - 2:40pm
Case Study: Everbridge

Speaker: Paul Bullock, Sr. Account Executive Healthcare, Everbridge

2:40pm - 2:50pm
Coffee Break

2:50pm - 3:00pm
Case Study: GardaWorld

Speaker: Jeff Young, National Director, Healthcare, GardaWorld

3:00pm – 3:10pm
IAHSS Ontario Chapter Security and Safety Leadership Award presentation

Speaker: Scott Jupp, chapter chair, IAHSS Ontario Chapter

3:10pm – 3:20pm
Case Study: Active Witness

Speaker: Heath Driscoll, Vice President, Business Development Active Witness Corp

How Multi-Factor Credentials Will Change Access

3:20pm – 3:50pm
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.

3:50pm – 4:00pm
Wrap-up and closing remarks

Speaker: Neil Sutton, Editor, Canadian Security magazine

Delivering Security Solutions for Healthcare from Curb to Core

How do multi-factor credentials work?

Frequently Asked Questions About Focus On Healthcare Security 2022

When & Where?

Focus On Healthcare Security 2022 will take place virtually via Zoom Webinar on December 6, 2022 at 1:00pm ET.

There will be a 15 minute break between live sessions.

Why Virtual?

The safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, and community is our number one priority. By making this event an online experience, it eliminates the need for attendees and sponsors to travel in-person, while enabling them to still benefit from the event content.

What’s Included?

Your registration provides you with access to watch the virtual keynote, all live sessions, and on-demand recorded content and product demonstrations.

How do I access?

We will email you an access link to the virtual event the morning of December 6, 2022.

If you don’t see an access link in your email inbox, please check your junk folder. If you are still unable to locate the email, contact Tara Jacobs.