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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-19. Moderated by James Martin, MPSA, CCHP, vice president of program development.

May 15, 2020

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Dr. Anne Spaulding’s Quick Survey on Screening and Housing Results

Final Episode: Q&A with Sheriffs and Physicians

Presenters:

Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian, Middlesex County, Mass.
Sheriff Mark Napier, Pima County, Ariz.
Sheriff Michael Reese, Multnomah County, Ore.
Anne Spaulding, MD, MPH, CCHP-P, Emory University
Alysse Wurcel, MD, MS, Tufts University

May 8, 2020

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Focus on: Special Populations

Presenters:

Leonard B. Dixon, M.S. Superintendent, Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center
Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P
Sheriff Grady Judd, Polk County, Fla.
Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian
Sheriff Benny Napoleon, Wayne County, Mich.

May 1, 2020

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California Rule of Court (CRC) Emergency Rule 4 (Zero bail offenses)

Warrior Foundation free mask information (for information only)

Focus on: “From the Streets to Your (Jail) Door”

  • a perspective of the first-level response from 911 dispatchers
  • how deputies are working within their communities
  • successfully controlling COVID-19 within the jail
  • interactions with the public violating safety practices

Panelists:

Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian
Sheriff John McMahon, San Bernadino, Calif.
Deputy Chief Fred W. Meyer, CCHP, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dept.

April 24, 2020

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Mask vs. Respirator Slides

Focus: Mental Health and Wellness During COVID-19
• Monitoring staff well-being during this crisis
• Programs to improve staff wellness

Panelists:
Sharen Barboza, PhD, CCHP-MH
Sheriff David Hutchinson
Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian
Sheriff John W. Mina
Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P

April 17, 2020

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Recommended Personal Protective Equipment for Incarcerated/Detained Persons and Staff in a Correctional Facility During the COVID-19 Response

Focus: Treating inmate patients in the facility, staff exposure and illness, and latest results of the NCCHC Study of COVID-19 in Correctional Facilities

Presenters:

Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P, Chief Health Officer, NCCHC
Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian, Middlesex County, Mass.
Sheriff Earnell Lucas, Milwaukee County, Wisc.
Julia Wilson, MD, Fulton County Jail/NaphCare

April 10, 2020

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Amend.US Medical Release Letter Template and Sample

Focus: Safely releasing individuals from custody during a public health crisis, working with social services to build resources and latest results of the NCCHC Study of COVID-19 in Correctional Facilities

Presenters:

Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P, Chief Health Officer, NCCHC
Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian, Middlesex County, Mass.
Sheriff Bill E. Waybourn, Tarrant County, Texas
Brie Williams, MD, MS, Founder and Director, Amend.US and Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco

 

April 3, 2020

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Interim Guidance from the American Heart Association on CPR & Emergency Cardiovascular Care

Personal Protective Equipment

Focus: Handling infections among staff and inmates, coordinating with local Board of Health and infectious disease specialists, PPE

Presenters:

Sheriff-Coroner Chad Bianco, Riverside County, Calif.
Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P, Chief Health Officer, NCCHC
Sheriff Peter Koutoujian, Middlesex County, Mass.
Chief Deputy Geoff Stobart, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, Ohio

March 27, 2020

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CDC Webinar slides

Focus: CDC Guidelines for Corrections, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), NCCHC Study on COVID-19 in Correctional Facilities

Presenters:
Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P, Chief Health Officer, NCCHC
Sheriff Peter Koutoujian, Middlesex County, Mass.
Liesl Hagan, MPH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

March 20, 2020

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COVID-19 Correctional Pandemic Response Plan (Sample provided in Word for local use)

Focus: Quarantine vs. isolation, handling ill staff members, entry of new detainees into the facility
Presenters:
Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P, Chief Health Officer, NCCHC
Sheriff Peter Koutoujian, Middlesex County, Mass.
Sheriff Bill Brown, Santa Barbara County, Calif.
Sheriff James Alton Cannon, Jr., Charleston County, S.C.
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