Corizon Health News
03/ 23/ 2018
BRENTWOOD, TENN., - March 22, 2018 – James E. “Pete” Powell, MD, MMHC, has been named Chief Medical Officer of Corizon Health.
Corizon Chief Executive Officer Steve Rector announced the addition to his leadership team as part of his overhaul of the correctional healthcare provider following a recapitalization and reorganization that resulted in...
02/ 08/ 2018
BRENTWOOD, TENN., - Feb. 07, 2018 – To help meet Corizon Health’s goal of redefining the nation’s standard of excellence for correctional healthcare, CEO Steve Rector today announced Shalin Shah has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer.
Most recently the CFO of two prominent St. Thomas Health medical centers – Midtown...
02/ 05/ 2018
BRENTWOOD, TENN., – Feb. 01, 2018 – Carolyn Schneider has joined Corizon Health as its Chief Human Resources Officer, CEO Steve Rector announced.
“Carolyn’s extensive experience in integrating workforces, culture building and nurse recruitment is exactly what Corizon needs as we embark on a new chapter in our company’s history,” Rector said. “
11/ 07/ 2017
BRENTWOOD, TENN., – Nov. 07, 2017 – US military veterans account for an estimated 181,500 inmates in US prisons and jails, according to the most recent numbers available from the federal Bureau of Justice Statistics. Though it is a declining population – down 9 percent from the 206,500 total veterans incarcerated in 2004 – it is a population with special...
05/ 24/ 2018
(Corrections.com) At NCCHC’s 2018 Spring Conference on Correctional Health Care, Joel Federbush, MD, and Allison Genberg, LCSW, CCHP, presented their talk on predictors of...
04/ 12/ 2018
(Corrections Forum) Medication distribution can be one of the riskiest procedures in any correctional facility due to the high volume of inmate patients, possible black...
12/ 11/ 2017
(WTXL News) Florida Governor Rick Scott issued a public health emergency to address opioid abuse. In the Big Bend, the Leon County Sheriff’s Office...
07/ 03/ 2018
Much attention has been given an Arizona Magistrate Judge’s order finding the Arizona Department of Corrections in contempt over the quality of inmate healthcare in Arizona. As our CEO
07/ 03/ 2018
Corizon Health CEO Steve Rector offered the following statement in response to Federal Judge Magistrate David K. Duncan’s court order issued earlier today:
“Today’s ruling by Federal Magistrate
07/ 03/ 2018
Corizon Health and our Arizona Department of Corrections partner have surpassed minimum compliance scores on more than 90 percent of the measures monitored under a court settlement agreement for at least