Hospitals tagging babies with electronic chips
“Standard protocol in the hospitals using the VeriChip system is that the baby receives an RFID anklet at birth and the mother receives bracelet cuir homme ancre marine a matching wristband,” VeriChip spokeswoman Allison Tomek told WND. “The mothers bracelet argent et verre de murano are bracelet argent van dinh not asked.”
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“The VeriChip infant security system is a technology looking for a bracelet argent or homme solution,” brin d amour bracelet argent said Katherine Albrecht, founder and director of CASPIAN, Consumers Against Supermarket Privacy Invasion and Numbering.
“Baby snatching from hospital facilities is a diaper full of nonsense,” Albrecht told WND. Of those, the mother is re united with the child 95 percent of the time.
“Ironically, relying on RFID technology could end up making a bracelet cuir homme tresor rare occurrence more likely,” Albrecht said.
“The infant abductions that do occur tend to happen in larger, more impersonal hospitals,” Albrecht emphasized.
“We actually investigated an abduction that involved a baby who vintage joyeria de moda 5 yeux lumineux pulsera cool brazaletes cadena ange yeux bracelet punk le was wearing an RFID ankle bracelet at the time of the abduction,” Albrecht said. “What happened was bracelet cuir homme orange a woman dressed up in hospital scrubs. Even though the other staffers in the maternity ward did not recognize this bracelet cuir homme 19 cm woman, nobody reported her, because they thought the RFID system would take care of any problem.”
The woman figured out how to bracelet cuir homme bleu turn the RFID system off, Albrecht said, ‘and she just walked right out of the hospital carrying the baby, without anybody stopping her.”The VeriChip RFID anklets and bracelets are removed by the birthing facility when the mothers and babies are released.
HUGS system RFID anklets and bracelets are not equipped with GPS technology.
VeriChip also produces a human implantable RFID chip that is marketed in the health bracelet argent hermes 925 care area for chronic diseases, including diabetes or stroke, or memory impairment illnesses such as Alzheimer’s disease.
“The only viable part of the VeriChip market right now is this infant security system,” Albrecht told WND. by the Food and Drug Administration in October 2004.
VeriChip currently has a market capitalization of about $20 million and 2006 sales of more than $27 million.
(VeriChip Corporation and Austco Communication Systems Introduce the Hugs(R) Infant Protection System in the United Kingdom With an Australian connection
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