Maintaining a balance between ensuring security, compliance, and operational efficiency poses significant challenges. In healthcare, controlling access to sensitive areas, preventing medication theft, complying with regulations, and defending against cyber threats are critical concerns. Additionally, the need for seamless multi-site monitoring and efficient access control systems further complicates the scenario.

The good news is access control in healthcare has evolved beyond its conventional role as door security, and has become a vital component in enhancing efficiency, ensuring compliance, and addressing operational challenges. The Convergint Healthcare team alongside Genetec present advanced solutions crafted specifically for healthcare facilities. This collaborative approach seamlessly integrates security measures with operational efficiency to meet the unique demands of healthcare environments.

System solutions & benefits

Convergint and Genetec’s solutions address various challenges in healthcare security, offering unparalleled benefits for the industry.

  • Access control in medicine dispensaries: Addressing challenges in controlling medication access, these solutions utilize access control systems to digitally monitor and control drug cabinets, reducing the risk of misuse or theft.

  • Audit trail and operational reports: Providing access control systems with traceability, recording specific area access, and running reports to identify suspicious activities. The unification of access control with video surveillance enhances verification and adherence to policies.

  • Compliance and regulation: Supporting compliance programs, these solutions ensure adherence to medication access and distribution regulations. The integration of physical security platforms anonymizes patient identities for authorized access.

  • Defense against cyber threats: Advanced access control systems play a crucial role in defending healthcare institutions against sophisticated cyber threats. Built-in security mechanisms, including encryption and authentication technologies, protect sensitive data.

  • Migration with Genetec solutions: Streamlining migration with centralized multi-site monitoring through Security Center Federation™. Threat Level Management allows swift reactions to changing security conditions, and Global Cardholder Management synchronizes privileges for seamless access.

System results

Convergint and Genetec’s collaboration empowers healthcare facilities holistically, providing:

  • Enhanced response efficiency

  • Streamlined compliance

  • Improved threat management

  • Simplified multi-site access

  • Innovative navigation solutions

These cutting-edge technologies strengthen security and significantly contribute to operational efficiency, regulatory compliance, and defense against cyber threats.

Contact an expert today to discover how Convergint and Genetec’s innovative solutions can elevate healthcare facilities’ security and operational efficiency, offering tailored consultations, demonstrations, and personalized solutions.

About Genetec

Genetec is a leading technology provider based in Montreal, Canada, specializing in unified physical security, public safety, and operations. Since 1997, Genetec has been at the forefront of innovation, offering open-platform software, hardware, and cloud-based services globally. Their flagship product, Security Center, integrates video surveillance, access control, and automatic license plate recognition into a unified platform. Serving enterprise and government organizations in over 159 countries, Genetec continues to lead in emerging technologies that enhance physical security systems.

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