Navigation Links
New Solution For Narcotics And Gold Theft In Dental Offices And Dental Labs – MedixSafe
Date:8/31/2013

Memphis, TN (PRWEB) August 31, 2013

Last year there was a number of employee thefts that made regional and national news. Many of those were in dental offices, clinics, and labs. Employees are stealing narcotics and other controlled substances like gold. Gold is on the rise! Recent events in Syria have pushed gold prices to $1,394 an ounce.

Keys or PIN numbers alone are no longer enough to ensure security and accountability for restricted employee access. Across the country the dental industry is suffering from the high costs of employee theft. Among the biggest concerns are staff integrity, liability, and the bottom line. This has led to a demand for an access audit trail. MedixSafe offers unique, field-tested security solutions to meet those demands and keep controlled substances safe.

Highlights from last year's headlines:

Wilton, CT - Former dental employee sentenced to one year in prison after pleading guilty to larceny and narcotics charges for a series of crimes including selling metal from discarded tooth crowns she stole from a dentist's office.

Lufkin, TX - Police have arrested two dental employees accused of stealing dental gold from their employers and selling it to gold buyers. The suspects sold the gold for $3,600, according to the affidavit. The buyer said they bought more gold a second time. The employee said she did not have time to clean the gold and they offered to buy it for $1,750, according to the affidavit. The buyer said, "This gold was unlike the previous dental gold that we had previously purchased. The previous gold had been separated from the porcelain and this gold had not. There was a particular piece that still had a tooth in it. The tooth still had blood on it."

Olympia, WA - An Olympia man and 2 others are charged with stealing more than $15,000 in gold from his former employer – a business that makes gold crowns and other products for dentists. The dental lab owner said he treats his staff of 12 like family members, and he had no idea that anyone would ever steal from him. "We go on the honor system here," he said. An Olympia detective learned that the three suspects had been pawning dental gold in Thurston and Pierce counties.

MedixSafe offers security cabinets in three sizes. All are made of ten gauge powder-coated steel (not aluminum) and require dual or triple access for entry. This means the user needs a combination of a PIN, proximity card and fingerprint scan to open the safe. MedixSafe units allow administrators to add, delete and modify users and download event history remotely from an administrator’s desk.

For more information, please contact MedixSafe at 855-MEDIXSAFE or medixsafe.com.

Sources:
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/502738/20130831/gold-prices-jewellery-fed-qe-taper-syria.htm
wtnh.com/news/crime/woman-gets-year-in-jail-for-dental-office-thefts
thehour.com/wilton/courts/ex-employee-sentenced-for-stealing/article_951f274c-0b3f-54b1-878c-ea1387e0ed4d.html
ktre.com/story/17524396/2-lufkin-dental-employees-charged-with-stealing-tooth-gold
privateofficerbreakingnews.blogspot.com/2012/02/three-charged-in-theft-of-gold-from.html

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/dental/theft/prweb11081614.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Home Security Solutions Market (Electronic Locks, Sensors, Cameras, Panic Button) Worth $34.46 Billion by 2017 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets
2. UrgentRad Simplifies Teleradiology Workflow with the Implementation of a Low-Cost Solution Platform
3. Checkered Flag Plumbing® Now Offers 5 New Solutions on Septic System Health in Simi Valley, CA
4. Marty Sholder Joins HealthSmart as Executive Vice President of Network Solutions
5. Henninger Media Services Offers Solutions to Preserve Media Assets
6. ANT+ Android Plugins Deliver ‘Plug and Play’ Solution for Developers
7. Medical Solutions Earns Position on 2013 Inc. 5000 List
8. The Kidney Disease Solution Review Discloses Effective Natural Home Remedy
9. SonoSim® Personal Solution for Mac OSX Now Available
10. Adaptive Driving Solutions Now Offering Mobile SVM Trucks
11. Back Pain Solution
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... Pixel Film Studios Released ProSlice Levels, a ... can give their videos a whole new perspective by using the title layers ... Film Studios. , ProSlice Levels contains over 30 Different presets to choose from. ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 25, 2016 , ... Experts from the American Institutes for ... Meeting June 26-28, 2016, at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. , AIR ... care planning, healthcare costs and patient and family engagement. , AIR researchers will ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 2016 , ... First Choice Emergency Room , the largest network of ... Medical Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm facility. , “We are pleased to ... said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... the pursuit of success. In terms of the latter, setting the bar too high ... low, risk more than just slow progress toward their goal. , Research from ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... was in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of control. Prone to extreme ... “When something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. “If there was ... other children and say he was going to kill them. If we were driving ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- Revolutionary technology includes multi-speaker listening to ... leaders in advanced audiology and hearing aid technology, has ... the world,s first internet connected hearing aid that opens ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160622/382240 ) , ... firsts,: , TwinLink™ - the first dual ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 The vast majority ... outpatient dialysis facility.  Treatments are usually 3 times a ... per visit, including travel time, equipment preparation and wait ... but especially grueling for patients who are elderly and ... skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers for some duration of ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... FRANKLIN, Tenn. , June 23, 2016 ... for automating, integrating and transforming the patient ... launch of several innovative new products and ... depth of its revenue cycle offerings. These ... establish more efficient workflows, remain compliant in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: