Biosecurity Measures in 48 Isolation Facilities Managing Highly Infectious Diseases
Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science, 08/03/2012
Puro V et al. – Security personnel are present in 39 facilities (81%). In 35 facilities (73%), entrance to the isolation area is restricted; control methods include electronic keys, a PIN system, closed–circuit TV, and guards at the doors. In 25 facilities (52%), identification and registration of all staff entering and exiting the isolation area are required. Access control is used in most surveyed centers, but specific lacks exist in some facilities.