From coast to coast in the U.S., Violence against physicians are on the rise. Assault and threats remains a pervasive occupational safety hazards for health care professionals. Cellphones were instrumental in reporting the deadly events.
The I-PEN “Instant Physician Emergency Notification” app by the Texas Guardians is connecting technology to law enforcement situation rooms for faster reporting when response times matter most.
The app is available to any medical professional and medical centers, allowing individuals to report a myriad of situations that includes suspicious activities and explosions to threats, shooters and suicides.
A cell phone is a physical extension of today’s medical professional. They always have it with them and it’s always on, making it the perfect vehicle for reporting potentially deadly situations.
In many instances, medical center that employ full-time security have standard operating procedures that require them to take up positions outside the buildings and not actively intervene or engage with the threat.
The I-CAN App can be activated at the first sign of trouble, alerting all emergency contacts the user has assigned, including building security even if they are on the opposite end of the medical complex.
Physicians and medical staff have brought a guns to work to make them feel safe. Employees of all department are living with anxiety, looking over their shoulders and flinching at every loud noise.
Daily headline new are affecting employees production at every level. The threat is real, making experts wonder what’s on the horizon – a bomb, fire, suicide bomber or an active shooter.
The Texas Guardians is a dynamic and fast-moving company in client solution management in App development. We strive to provide you with the best solutions for your safety needs.
Our goal is to provide an interface for the medical professional and to overcome the security risks encountered every day. We develop applications that are also used to measure risk before it happens and used for quick response for law and enforcement agencies.