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  • AS 4485.1-1997

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    Security for health care facilities - General requirements 1

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  27-05-2021

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1997

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Sets out the policy, principles and common procedures necessary to establish and maintain an effective security service for health care facilities.

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    This Standard sets out requirements for health care facilities in developing policy, principles and procedures for the protection of-(a) patients, staff and others who are required to work at or attend such a facility;(b) drugs, other controlled substances, and other dangerous goods; (c) information; and(d) other property, including money, owned by, or in the control of, the facility, and the property of patients, staff and others at the facility.AS 4485.2 provides guidance for the development and implementation of this policy and these principles and procedures.

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    Committee HT-008
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS 4485.1-1997.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 4485.2-1997 Security for health care facilities - Procedures guide
    AS/NZS 4360:1999 Risk management
    AS/NZS 1158.1.1:1997 Road Lighting Vehicular traffic (Category V) lighting - Performance and installation design requirements
    AS 1680.2.1-1993 Interior lighting Circulation spaces and other general areas
    AS 4400-1995 Personal privacy protection in health care information systems
    AS 4282(INT)-1995 Control of the obtrusive effects of outdoor lighting
    AS 1680.2.0-1990 Interior lighting Recommendations for specific tasks and interiors

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    AS 4083-2010 Planning for emergencies - Health care facilities
    AS/NZS 4421:2011 Guard and patrol security services
    AS/NZS 3905.14:1998 Quality system guidelines - Guide to AS/NZS ISO 9001, 9002 and 9003 for health services
    AS 4485.2-1997 Security for health care facilities - Procedures guide
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