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For Better Outcomes, Let’s Improve Coordination With Community Care

In his last column as NCCHC board chair, Dr. Tom Fagan discusses the need for effective communication to improve the transition of individuals both into and … Continue Reading ›

CE Webinar on Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking and Juvenile Corrections

This presentation will discuss human trafficking and domestic minor sex trafficking, with a focus on the intersection of juvenile justice and DMST.

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JCHC Editor Pens Letter in Support of NCCHC Standards and Accreditation

John R. Miles, MPA, editor of the Journal of Correctional Health Care, argues for accreditation and health care standards in his Editor’s Letter publis… Continue Reading ›

Continuing Education Webinar on the Opioid Use Crisis

This presentation will focus on the the policy and treatment challenges facing federal and state governments and treatment providers in response to the epide… Continue Reading ›

Summer Executive Connection Now Online!

The Summer 2018 issue is now posted as a PDF. Read about the new standards, what it means to be a CCHP, the latest Suicide Prevention Summit and more!

Supporting Organizations Issue Statements on Family Separation

Several of NCCHC’s supporting organizations have published statements opposing separation of immigrant children from their families, citing long-term harm … Continue Reading ›

Board Member Examines Pregnancy Behind Bars in New Book

In a newly published book, NCCHC board member Carolyn Sufrin, MD, PhD, examines the plight of pregnant women incarcerated in our nation’s jails. Jailca… Continue Reading ›

NCCHC Accreditation Staff Attends National Institute of Corrections Roundtable

NCCHC Accreditation Specialist James Martin, MPSA, CCHP, attended a roundtable meeting on Feb. 3 to discuss medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for justice-… Continue Reading ›

Opioid Dependence Treatment Continuing Education Webinar

A unique opportunity to learn from one of the nation’s leading experts on treating opioid-dependent youth in a juvenile detention setting, this free co… Continue Reading ›

State Medical Directors Learn about Standards

At the second session of the Executive Curriculum for State Medical Directors program, top medical officials from several states’ departments of correction… Continue Reading ›