Public Health Archives - National Commission on Correctional Health Care

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The poster recommends steps in plain language to reduce viral surface contamination.
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The way we use language to conceptualize people can shape our attitudes about people and how we treat them.
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The pervasive criminalization of misbehavior of school-aged Black youth has created the school-to-prison pipeline.
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Access to a nutritious, palatable diet is essential to personal well-being, a medical necessity, and a fundamental human right. To advance the nutritional wellness
Adopting MAT requires training, new processes, and most importantly, a new outlook and understanding of addiction.
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The top-read articles from the NCCHC Journal of Correctional Health Care are available with free access. Click through to read about: Addressing Shortages of
NCCHC applauds the Mainstreaming Addiction Treatment (MAT) Act provision of the Consolidated Appropriations Act for 2023.
A unique opportunity to secure funding for MAT for opioid use disorders. 
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Downloadable toolkit and informational poster
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Revisions stress opposition to copays and fees during incarceration.