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Free Webinar: COVID-19 Behind Bars and Its Aftermath: Critical Reflections on the Pandemic and New Directions for Ethics and Policy

June 14, 3 pm Central
This event sponsored by  Johns Hopkins School of Public Health will provide new insights from a study focused on the … Continue Reading ›

Webinar Highlights New CDC Guidance for Correctional and Detention Facilities

On May 19, Liesl Hagan, MPH, Senior Scientist for Correctional Health, Office of the Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases at the Centers for Disease Contr… Continue Reading ›

NCCHC Webinar on New CDC COVID Guidance for Corrections Rescheduled for May 19

What should we tell our employees and incarcerated populations about masks? About vaccines? About quarantine and isolation? While guidance on the COVID pande… Continue Reading ›

Good for Everyone: Interventions to Maintain Mental Health During COVID

The COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected staff and residents of correctional facilities, and the impact goes beyond physical health. Protecting… Continue Reading ›

NCCHC and CDC Offer Free Webinar on COVID-19 in Corrections

What should we tell our employees and incarcerated populations about masks? About vaccines? About quarantine and isolation? While guidance on the COVID pand… Continue Reading ›

CDC Webinar on COVID-19 for Corrections on Jan. 20

CDC’s COVID-19 Response Corrections and Homelessness Section has announced a webinar, “Quarantine and Isolation in Correctional Facilities and H… Continue Reading ›

Pandemic Taking a Toll on Correctional Health Care Staff

NCCHC surveyed Certified Correctional Health Professionals (CCHPs) to get a view of morale in the field as the end of 2021 approached. 150 responding CCHPs … Continue Reading ›

NCCHC Seeks Input on COVID Vaccine Encouragement Programs

NCCHC is working on a media campaign to encourage correctional staff and incarcerated people to get vaccinated. We are seeking information on what is worki… Continue Reading ›

CDC Operation Expanded Testing: No-Cost COVID-19 Testing for Corrections

As we move into the third year of COVID-19, Operation Expanded Testing provides a great opportunity for correctional facilities to expand s… Continue Reading ›

Reaching across Communication Barriers to Understand Our Patients

The way we communicate has changed tremendously as the internet has replaced traditional media like newspapers and TV. Instead of readi… Continue Reading ›