Elite Security Services & Solutions, LLC works closely with its hospital clientele to ensure the stringent security requirements of working in a healthcare environment are met. Since no two hospitals are the same, we assess the areas of opportunity in your environment for proper security staffing and camera placement, as well as safety compliance training for hospital personnel. We develop detailed reporting and management plans allowing you to track the month-to-month safety of your hospital.
The safety of a healthcare facility is highly dependent on tightly monitoring points of entry and protecting them from unauthorized access. Elite incorporates foot, mobile and K-9 patrols at perimeters and throughout the facility to ensure the protection of staff, patients and visitors. With the experience and knowledge gained by serving inner-city hospitals, we can confidently assign the number and type of Solutions Officers and K-9 Handlers your facility requires.
Our Solutions Officers embody the care and empathy necessary to assist with patients and visitors, as well as the strength and skill required to quickly respond to and control any instance.
The K-9 Handler presence alone provides the assurance of a secure premises. And on the rare occasion when a canine is activated, handlers remain in control utilizing a use of force appropriate K-9 response for the given scenario.
Through the ELITE De-Escalation Program, our Solutions Officers and K-9 Handlers are trained in:
Elite’s De-Escalation Program makes our De-Escalation Officers significantly qualified to monitor aggressive, violent, suicidal or substance-abuse patients. High-risk patients require special care to ensure patient safety and the well-being of others.
Through the Elite De-Escalation Program, our De-Escalation Officers are trained to:
Our Command & Dispatch Operations Center is the central communications core that monitors the daily activity of any healthcare facility. Our 24-hour command center integrates seamlessly with any hospital security program already in place. It coordinates the rapid response of Solutions Officers, K-9 Handlers and vehicle patrols to any unwanted incident. It enables staff and visitors to share information in person or through the call center. In short, the Command Center monitors hospital activities, consolidates incident detection and increases officer response times. The Command & Dispatch Operations Center includes (but is not limited to):
For hospitals that wish to maintain and employ their own security workforce but want to add a high level of expertise, Elite provides experienced healthcare security leadership to a client’s in-house security workforce. Not only do our management leaders have IAHSS level expertise and CHPA designation, our leaders are trained in ELITE De-escalation Certification Program standards and Martial Arts based safety protocols.
Elite’s experience with hospital security training covers a broad spectrum of the healthcare system, including:
We provide comprehensive preparedness training to hospital staff, using drills and exercises to simulate scenarios such as:
We also offer our expertise regarding present-day industry concerns such as managing prisoner or suicidal patients and responding to patient generated violence.
The ELITE De-Escalation Certification Program elevates security and effective officer engagement through up to 80 hours of specialized training. Our methodology affords clients a proven system providing an innovative approach to deal with the most complex behavioral health and social driven issues that inner-city hospitals encounter. The goal of the Elite De-Escalation Program is to be proactive verses reactive, while having the flexibility and adaptability to be both. All Solutions Officers, De-Escalation Officers and K-9 Handlers are trained using this program, which can be customized to fit your unique training needs. The ELITE De-Escalation Certification Program modules include:
The ELITE De-Escalation Certification Program helps develop de-escalation skills, incident management and patrol techniques. It will provide your officers with a heightened sense of awareness and security consciousness, optimizing a healthcare facility’s ability to offer a safe experience to its staff, visitors and patients.