Standards Q&A


Access to Care

  Inmate Workers

Access to Custody Information


Intoxication and Withdrawal



Juvenile Standards

Administrative Meetings and Reports


Juveniles in Adult Facilities

Aids to Impairment


Medical Autonomy

Blood Draw Procedures


Medical Diets

Chronic Disease Services


Medical Necessity

Clinic Space, Equipment & Supplies

  Medication Administration Training

Clinical Guidelines


Medication Services

Clinical Performance Enhancement


Mental Health Screening & Evaluation

Communication on Patients’ Health Needs


Mental Health Standards



NCCHC Awards

Continuing Education


Nonemergency Health Care Requests

Continuity of Care

  Opioid Treatment

Continuous Quality Improvement


Oral Care

Dental Exams


Pharmaceutical Operations

Discharge Planning


Policies and Procedures

Disciplinary Reports


Privacy of Care



Professional Credentials

Emergency Response Plan


Professional Development

End-of-Life Decision Making


Psychotropic Medication

Environmental Health and Safety


Receiving Screening

Facility Construction


Response to Sexual Abuse

Family Support Resources


Responsible Health Authority

Forensic Information


Restraint and Seclusion

Health Assessment


Right to Refuse Treatment

Health Care Liaison


Segregated Inmates

Health Records


Segregated Juveniles

Health Training for Correctional Officers


HIPAA Issues


Sick Call

Hospital and Specialty Care


Special Needs Patients

Infants in Correctional Facilities



Infection Prevention and Control Program


State Regulations

Infirmary Care


Suicide Prevention

Information on Health Services


Time Frames

Informed Consent

  Transfer Screening

Initial Health Assessment

  Transgender Health Care 

Inmate Death

  Use of Tobacco