Guest Column | August 20, 2013

Effective Use Of PIN Codes For Mobile Security

Steve Torbett

With hospitals and health organizations implementing a myriad of new technology systems - mobile devices, medical carts and telemedicine solutions - they must understand how to effectively integrate these into their workflow processes. Perhaps more importantly, they must also ensure the devices are secure and protected against unauthorized use or access. A PIN code security system is one proven way to ensure safety with minimal impact on day-to-day operations. Without deliberate forethought, however, this type of system can disrupt workflow and not fully address all security risks. By Steve Torbett