opioids Archives - National Commission on Correctional Health Care


2023 Guidelines for Managing Substance Withdrawal in Jails: released by US Department of Justice
The webinars take place June 8 and 15.
Coming soon: Medicaid funding for mental health and drug treatment in corrections
This webinar will discuss adolescent addiction, evidence-based practices for screening and assessment, and treatment options for youth with OUD.
Recovery Month 3
September is National Recovery Month, a time to support MOUD in jails.
In light of new reports on lives saved in jails, the NCCHC Governance Board has updated the NCCHC Position Statement on Naloxone in Correctional
The NCCHC Foundation is pleased to announce Indivior’s Platinum Level support for the Foundation’s Partners in Correctional Health Annual Giving Society. The global pharmaceutical
As we work with more facilities seeking to treat patients with opioid use disorder, a specific challenge has emerged with injectable extended-release naltrexone (XR-NTX).
By Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P Managing Director, NCCHC Resources, Inc. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 24% to 36%
By Brent R. Gibson, MD, MPH, FACPM, CCHP-P Managing Director, NCCHC Resources, Inc. One of the challenges we are asked for help with is