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Transitions in Health Services: Don’t Let Change Disrupt Patient Care

By Brent R. Gibson, MD, MPH, CAE, FACPM, CCHP-P

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge society, and corrections in particular, it’s importa… Continue Reading ›

Correctional Health, Public Health & COVID-19

by Alison O. Jordan, MSW, LCSW

“Correctional health is public health”—We say this often, but what does it mean?

It means that the correct… Continue Reading ›

New Opportunties to Save Lives in Jails and Prisons Amidst Twin Crises

After two decades of a growing opioid crisis, we are now confronting a second crisis – the COVID-19 pandemic. With no proven treatments or vaccines, th… Continue Reading ›

NCCHC Calls on President, Legislators to Support Adequate PPE for Corrections

NCCHC has received many inquiries regarding a lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) for correctional staff and inmates. A recent study completed with r… Continue Reading ›

Guidance for Telemedicine – Start the Innovation Engines

As April starts, the country remains in the grips of the COVID-19 pandemic. Communities nationwide are facing issues of quarantine and isolation, loss of job… Continue Reading ›

COVID-19 Weekly Roundtable For Law Enforcement & Correctional Health Care Webinar

Updated May 15, 2020

National experts in correctional health care and public health share perspectives and answer questions from participants on COVID… Continue Reading ›

COVID-19 Q&A

Questions and answers have been moved to the new COVID-19 section of the NCCHC website.

Questions and answers are representative of those we receive f… Continue Reading ›

COVID-19 Major County Sheriffs NCCHC Recorded Webinar & Materials

COVID-19: Steps to an Effective Response Webinar

Presented March 13, 2020

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Showing Up to Advocate for Our Patients

Thank you for showing up every day for your patients and providing them with the best possible health care.

When I first started going to NCCHC confe… Continue Reading ›

COVID-19 (Coronavirus): What You Need to Know in Corrections

Updated: March 23, 2020

NCCHC is available to serve you during this challenging time. Our experts are here to assist with your COVID-19 questions and … Continue Reading ›