Research & Policy

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Posted Nov 16, 2016
NCCHC releases position statement on substance abuse disorder treatment for adults and adolescents in correctional facilities.
Posted Aug 1, 2016
CMS has provided important guidance on Medicaid coverage before and after a stay in a correctional facility to help states better facilitate access to coverage.
Posted Jul 28, 2016
A survey of state prisons looked at admissions screening or testing for certain risk factors and conditions, where services are delivered (on-site, off-site or both) and use of telemedicine.
Posted Apr 19, 2016
NCCHC has issued a set of principles to guide correctional health professionals in addressing solitary confinement issues.
Posted Jan 26, 2016
The president is ordering the federal prison system to ban solitary confinement for juveniles and as a response to low-level infractions, along with other reforms.