WarSec Security specializes in healthcare security and safety consultation, facility and program assessment, staff education and regulatory compliance. Bryan Warren, MBA, CHPA, CPO-I is President and chief consultant at WarSec Security and has over 30 years in the healthcare security, safety and emergency management fields. He has conducted healthcare security assessments and training workshops across the United States, Canada, Europe and Australia and holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, an MBA with a focus on legal foundations of healthcare. Bryan is a Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator as well as Certified Protection Officer Instructor and has served on a number of national taskforces including the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Department of Health and Human Services Office of Infrastructure Protection. Bryan is a Past President of the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS), a former Sector Chief in the FBI’s Infragard program, a Field Liaison Officer for the NC DHS Information Sharing And Analysis Center (ISAAC) and a volunteer leader in numerous professional associations. In these roles he has published a wide variety of articles and position papers and provided presentations nationally and internationally on the healthcare environment. Bryan has been named as one of the Top 20 Most Influential People in Security in the US by Security Magazine and as one of the Top 30 Voices in Healthcare Security by Forbes magazine. Bryan was recently awarded a copyright for his innovative process for determining appropriate staffing levels for security in healthcare facilities (see details on the following page) and was the only U.S. private sector security representative invited to the 2019 World Institute of Nuclear Security summit to address the security of radioactive source materials in healthcare facilities worldwide.

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SEC 500 Report

Each year Security Magazine releases its Security 500 report, which contains a wealth of knowledge for security practitioners in every industry. Read about the top 10 trends CSOs are facing today and how each of them are driving security budgets, organizational responsibilities, philosophy changes and technology implementation.

Also in the reports you can review key metrics for 18 major sectors in the Security 500 Sector Reports, understand Security Magazine benchmarks these metrics and rankings in their Methodology, discover which security leaders and enterprises are leading the charge for security in our annual Security 500 Rankings and read about seven security executives who are effecting change in their enterprises in the Thought Leader Profiles. The 2019 full report can be found here.

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Security Budget: Use It or Lose It

A recent article on LinkedIn about end of year security budget dollars and a few ideas for how to invest them. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/security-budget-use-lose-bryan-warren-mba-chpa-cpoi

The Prevention Podcast, Season 2, Episode 3:
Preventing Safety & Security Incidents In Health Care

It was a great honor to be asked to speak with Dan Verton via his podcast concerning healthcare security and safety and what we can do to help combat the growing issue of workplace violence in this industry.