In conjunction with UCSF Police Department, the 24-hour on-site Security Services Department of UCSF Health is responsible for monitoring Medical Center services and activities.  Its primary goals are the safety and security of patients, staff, and visitors, and to ensure that UCSF Medical Center remains a safe and secure facility.

Scope of Services:

  • Coordination of card-access systems for Medical Center buildings and departments
  • Mandatory Medical Center ID-card program
  • Medical Center's access and parking control requirements
  • Medical Center internal and external security patrols
  • Responses to Codes Pink, Purple, Grey, Silver
  • Lost and Found management
  • Communication and operator services
  • Workplace violence and threat management services
  • Safety escorts for patients, visitors, staff, and students
  • State Department of Health Services and JCAHO Security compliance standards
  • Personal safety training, orientations, and crime prevention workshops

For all in-campus emergencies:
Dial 911 from any campus telephone

For non-emergencies:
Medical Center Security Services - 415.885.7890
UCSF Police Department - 415.476.1414





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