Connect - Collaborate - Commit to Excellence

The world's largest conference in our field, the National Conference on Correctional Health Care offers you practical research, best practices and excellent networking. October 18-22, Las Vegas

Accreditation: Pursuit of Excellence

Get the recognition your facility deserves for meeting national standards. Join the correctional systems nationwide that have met the challenge and received NCCHC accreditation, reduced exposure to liability and validated the delivery of quality health care.


Expertise … Leadership … Recognition … Success

Our Certified Correctional Health Professional program recognizes the mastery of national standards and the knowledge expected of leaders in this complex, specialized field. Specialty certification for RNs, mental health and advanced skills can take your career to the next level.


The mission of the National Commission on Correctional Health Care is to improve the quality of health care in jails, prisons and juvenile confinement facilities.

With support from the major national organizations representing the fields of health, law and corrections, NCCHC’s leadership in setting standards for health services is widely recognized. Building on that foundation, our not-for-profit organization offers a broad array of resources to help correctional health care systems provide efficient, high quality care. Read More ›