Martin Green, president of IAHSS, will walk us through the value of certification in health-care security environments and the professionalization of the industry. Security professionals in health care are faced with growing challenges, expanded roles, new technology and sometimes tough business decisions. They need support and staff who are better equipped to deal with all these outcomes and more.
Speaker: 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 currently the president of IAHSS, representing its 2,400 members.