Ron Lander, CPP, CMAS, CHEPS, PSM is the Chief Specialist at Ultrasafe Security Solutions of Norco, Ca. He is a member of ASIS-International, IAHSS, ESA, CAA, WBFAA and AFIO. Ron is certified by the Anti-Terrorism Accreditation Board (ATAB) as a Healthcare Emergency Planning Specialist and a member of the ASIS Healthcare Security Council and was recently an ASIS Council Vice President for six years. He is also Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Security Management Services International, Inc. (SMSI Inc.).
James Keith Flannigan, Ph.D., CMAS, is Executive Director of a Crisis Management agency specializing in Risk Management, Counter Terrorism, Communication and Information security. Dr. Flannigan is a Certified Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Specialist (CHEPS) who recently designed risk management and CMS compliance programs for Health Care Facilities to include All-Hazard, Physical and Computer Security programs. He conducts Compliance and Penetration testing for Government and Client Firms. Dr. Flannigan has spent the past year researching and developing the compliance criteria for healthcare facilities to insure compliance with the new mandatory Federal Register final rule Emergency Preparedness Requirements for Medicare and Medicaid Participating Providers and Suppliers.