Standards Q&A


Access to Care

  Inmate Workers

Access to Custody Information


Intoxication and Withdrawal



Juvenile Standards

Administrative Meetings and Reports


Juveniles in Adult Facilities

Aids to Impairment


Medical Autonomy

Blood Draw Procedures


Medical Diets

Chronic Disease Services


Medical Necessity

Clinic Space, Equipment & Supplies

  Medication Administration Training

Clinical Guidelines


Medication Services

Clinical Performance Enhancement


Mental Health Screening & Evaluation

Clinical Preventive Services


Mental Health Standards

Communication on Patients’ Health Needs


NCCHC Awards



Nonemergency Health Care Requests

Continuing Education


Opioid Treatment

Continuity of Care

  Oral Care

Continuous Quality Improvement


Patients With Special Health Needs

Discharge Planning


Pharmaceutical Operations

Disciplinary Reports


Policies and Procedures


  Privacy of Care

Emergency Services and Response


Professional Credentials

End-of-Life Decision Making


Professional Development

Environmental Health and Safety


Psychotropic Medication

Facility Construction


Receiving Screening

Family Support Resources


Response to Sexual Abuse

Forensic Information


Responsible Health Authority

Health Assessment


Restraint and Seclusion

Health Care Liaison


Right to Refuse Treatment

Health Records


Segregated Inmates

Health Training for Correctional Officers

  Segregated Juveniles

HIPAA Issues


Hospital and Specialty Care

  Sick Call 

Infants in Correctional Facilities



Infection Prevention and Control Program


State Regulations

Infirmary-Level Care


Suicide Prevention Program

Information on Health Services


Time Frames

Informed Consent

  Transfer Screening

Initial Health Assessment

  Transgender Health Care 

Inmate Death

  Use of Tobacco