Correctional Health Care, Reentry & Diversion Services
The corrections health care, re-entry, and diversion market is defined as the provision of medical and behavioral health services to the incarcerated, services to ease the transition back into the community, and diversion services related to decreasing or avoiding jail time for certain offenses. The corrections market faces a number of challenges including the high number of individuals with serious mental illness, an increasingly female population, providing adequate care, and helping former inmates adapt and succeed in the community.
- New Colorado Law Requires State Minimum Wage For Inmates In External Work Programs
- Buprenorphine Use In U.S. Jails & Prisons Increased 224-Fold From 2016 To 2021
- Massachusetts Jails & Prisons Required To Offer Medication-Assisted Treatments For Opioid Use Disorder
- Georgia’s Cobb County Jail Debuts Mental Health Care Management Program For Inmates
The Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) is launching a three-year program called “5-Key Model for Reentry” to train prison case managers and peer mentors to provide reentry support services to all incarcerated individuals. The program, funded by an anonymous grant of nearly $900,000, is a partnership with the Florida State University (FSU) faculty, and… Read
- Court Rules Arizona Prisons Fail To Provide Constitutionally Adequate Medical & Mental Health Care
- Making The Justice System Just For Consumers With I/DD
- North Carolina Offers $6.7 Million In Grants To Address Behavioral Health In The Criminal Justice System
- Arizona Awards NaphCare A Five-Year $1.4 Billion Correctional Health Contract
- NaphCare, Inc. - Winning Proposal & Contract For Inmate Correctional Health Care Services To Arizona Department of Corrections, 2022
- The 2022 OPEN MINDS I/DD Executive Summit
- The Criminal Justice System & The Consumer With I/DD — Innovative Programs
- Colorado To Increase Behavioral Health Access To Divert People Away From The Criminal Justice System
- Washington State DOC Contracts With Securus For Inmate Communications Services
- Care For The Incarcerated - Better Or Worse?
- Indiana FSSA Sued Over Long Waits For Competency Restoration
- Corizon Health Employees Form YesCare
- Medicaid Expansion Associated With A 15 Percentage Point Increase In Insurance Coverage Among Adults With Criminal Legal Involvement
- Delaware County, Pennsylvania Takes Over Operations At George W. Hill Correctional Facility
- Chattanooga Police Department Launches New Mental Health Crisis Response Unit
Government Contract Bidding Opportunities
- Arizona's Maricopa County Seeks Onsite Correctional Dialysis Services
- New Jersey's Camden County Seeks Comprehensive Medical, Mental Health, Substance Use, and Dental Health Care Services for Inmates.
- Illinois' DuPage County Seeks Jail Management System Software Services
- California's Lake County Seeks Jail Comprehensive Health Care Services
Government Contract Award Announcements
- Ohio's City of Solon Awards Inmate Medical Services Contract to Arnold J. Feltoon, MD
- New Jersey's Passaic County Awards Jail Contract Monitor Services Contract to Perselay Associates, Inc.
- Delaware Awards DOC Crisis Intervention Team (Program Training) Services Contract to NCCHC Resources, Inc.
- Wisconsin Awards Polygraph Examination Services Contract to Veridicus, Inc.