CHH Director Elected to Healthcare Security & Safety Board

(Torrington, CT) – Chad Rioux, Director of Security at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH), has been elected to the Board of Governors of Connecticut’s chapter of the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS). Rioux will hold the position of Secretary for one year as a Board Member.

“I am extremely grateful for the opportunity to continue growing and advancing the security department at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital. My role with IAHSS will allow me bring knowledge and information back to the hospital that will allow CHH to enhance ongoing initiatives to promote patient, visitor and employee safety.” said Chad Rioux, CHH Director of Security.

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. Training and credentialing are the hallmarks of the organization that offers certification programs for all levels of security personnel. With over 2,000 members worldwide, IAHSS provides members with a useful network of professional peers who share their commitment to security and safety. 

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is a 109 bed, general acute care hospital located in Torrington, Connecticut, that serves as a regional health care resource for 100,000 residents of Litchfield County and Northwest Connecticut. CHH offers personalized attention from an expert team of caregivers and physicians that utilize advanced technology and clinical partnerships in a convenient, safe and comfortable patient environment. One Thousand Caregivers, One Job, Your Health. Visit www.charlottehungerford.org for information.

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