Buy this Article for $10.95

Have a coupon or promotional code? Enter it here:

When you buy this you'll get access to the ePub version, a downloadable PDF, and the ability to print the full article.


  1. Mertens, Sarah RN, C, BSN


A heightened awareness of infant security issues surfaced in the 1990s, driven by attempted and successful infant abductions. During that time, many hospitals began implementing policies, procedures, and staff training to protect the babies in their care. In addition, high-profile hospitals began investing in infant security systems as a technological aid to bolster security.