STANLEY Security and IAHSS Strengthen Ongoing Partnership to Promote Safety and Security in Healthcare Facilities

(Naperville, IL)– (May 19, 2016) – STANLEY Security, a leading global security logocompany specializing in advanced integrated security solutions for a wide range of industries, announces that it is bolstering its association and partnership with the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS).  As a dedicated and fervent supporter of safety and security in healthcare facilities, STANLEY Security is expanding their support of IAHSS and its mission, to include their 2016 Annual Conference & Exhibition (AC&E). IAHSS is the only organization solely dedicated to professionals involved in managing and directing security and safety programs in healthcare facilities.

For years, STANLEY Security has been a front runner in the market of enhancing safety and security for healthcare facilities. STANLEY Security offers a comprehensive suite of security solutions, manufactured products and cutting-edge technologies to provide superior enterprise systems specifically tailored to meet the complex needs and standards of healthcare environments. By identifying these needs STANLEY Security works with customers to promote and develop the highest level of standards for their security program.

“STANLEY Security’s commitment to being a security partner through thought leadership and constant dialogue will assist the mission of IAHSS to provide the highest level of service, solutions and educational materials for safety and security in the healthcare marketplace,” said Kyle Gordon, Vice President, Campus Solutions – North America, STANLEY Security.

“We view this partnership as an extension of our continued dedication to developing and implementing security technologies for healthcare facilities,” said Gordon. “We are pleased to be united with the IAHSS, an extraordinary organization that has educated and served healthcare professionals for almost 50 years, giving us the opportunity to assist with and support their mission.”

“STANLEY Security is one of the leaders in the security industry and is a key collaborator to help us advance the associations’ goal of promoting the importance of safe healthcare environments,” said Jeff Young, President, IAHSS. “With membership at an all-time high, this partnership will help us to continue to develop, educate and provide the most efficient and advances solutions available.”

With the enhanced partnership and support of STANLEY Security, IAHSS will have the opportunity and resources to promote safe and secure environments for staff, patients and their families.  One of the collaborative activities between both will be the AC&E May 22-25, in Charlotte, North Carolina. This show is expected to be the second largest in attendance in 48 years, and STANLEY Security will serve as an exhibitor, as well as a sponsor of two keynotes and a breakout session titled “Security as a Valued Business Partner: Modern Strategy for Operational Excellence.”

The IAHSS AC&E Conference will be held May 22 – 25 at The Westin Charlotte in Charlotte, North Carolina.


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About STANLEY Security

STANLEY Security, a division of Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK), is a provider of integrated security solutions defining the future of the security industry. STANLEY delivers a comprehensive suite of security products, software and integrated systems with a strong emphasis on service. STANLEY is powered by a culture of continuous innovation, providing revolutionary technology and unmatched customer service to commercial, institutional and industrial businesses and organizations. We focus on complete customer transparency and operational excellence in the five customer touchpoints: account management, installation, service, monitoring and billing. STANLEY takes pride in our signature approach to doing business – offering global resources, with a local touch. As one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive security providers, we’re protecting what’s important to you by designing, installing, servicing and monitoring an extensive array of products and solutions that span the entire security spectrum:

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  • Access Control Systems
  • Video Surveillance Systems
  • Systems Integration
  • Personal Safety and Security Response
  • Patient Safety Solutions
  • Standards Development & Strategic Planning
  • Software Support, Consultation and Integration
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The International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) is the only organization solely dedicated to professionals involved in managing and directing security and safety programs in healthcare facilities. IAHSS is a professional association with more than 2,000 members who are healthcare security, law enforcement, safety and emergency management leaders.  For nearly fifty years, IAHSS has educated and served members and the profession by offering exclusive resources and benefits including industry and design guidelines, local and international educational and networking opportunities, and the celebrated bi-annual Journal of Healthcare Protection Management.  IAHSS has certified tens of thousands of dedicated professionals who keep healthcare facilities, patients, staff and visitors safe. IAHSS offers the Basic, Advanced and Supervisor certifications, a Safety Certificate Program, and maintains the prestigious Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator (CHPA) certification, the standard for the healthcare security leader dedicated to the profession.