The Canterbury DHB includes 16 hospitals and dental centres from Kaikoura to Ashburton, with a complex network of health professionals, multiple departments and building configurations.
The organisation needed a single company to providing electronic security to understand their requirements, improve security, understand the unique environment, all within a fixed operational budget annually.
ECL Group Solution
The ECL Group was appointed the sole electronic security provider over ten years ago, and over that time hospital security has increased substantially.
Currently the organisation has in excess of 600 access controlled doors, in 40 locations, in addition to electronically controlled drug safes, CCTV and other essential equipment.
The Canterbury DHB have a central point of contact within the ECL Group, who co-ordinates the needs of the wide range of stakeholders, to ensure cost effective solutions are delivered with an high emphasis on Health & Safety requirements.
As a result the organisation has a greater level of stakeholder satisfaction, and a service provider that has the organisations best interest at heart.