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 Vice-Chairperson for one year as a Board Member, after serving the previous two years on the Board as the Chapter Secretary.
“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 to 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.