Facility name: North Austin Medical Center
Location: AUSTIN, TX
Project type: Acute Care
Project number: 0822400025
Lesson Learned number: 128
Impact: Cost, Scope
Lesson Learned/Best Practice
Perform Site-Walk / Audit to determine adequacy of infant abduction system, door hardware, and security shown on drawings.
Suggested Actions for Future Projects
Owner’s infant abduction vendor needs to get involved during design phase if possible or as early as possible and verify that all systems integrating to the system are designed to function with the system. Coordination with facility to verify that each door is secured as needed would be beneficial.