Corizon Health News
02/ 16/ 2017
Florida (February 16, 2017) – Retired Sheriff Jeffrey J. “Jeff” Dawsy is partnering with Corizon Health as the company’s “Sheriff Ambassador” in Florida.
Dawsy recently retired after serving 20 years as Sheriff of Citrus County, having first been elected in 1996. He began his law enforcement career in 1978 as a deputy with the Pasco...
01/ 26/ 2017
Brentwood, TN (January 26, 2017) - Ten-year client Kent County, Michigan, recently extended Corizon’s contract marking the 11th Corizon Health jail contract to re-up in 2016.
In part by switching pharmacy providers to PharmaCorr, we were able to offer the client tremendous savings that, when combined with excellent client service and quality...
12/ 02/ 2016
Brentwood, TN (December 2, 2016) - The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office in Portland, Maine has signed a one-year contract extension with Corizon Health to continue providing integrated medical, behavioral and dental healthcare services to inmates at the Cumberland County Jail. We have been privileged to serve this valued partner since 2001.
11/ 14/ 2016
Brentwood, TN (November 14, 2016) - Missouri Registered Nurse Stephanie Kocher was presented the Corizon Health National Nurse of the Year Award at a September 28th ceremony at Farmington Correctional Center (FCC) in Missouri. Senior Clinical Education and Training Specialist Dr. Leonora Muhammad presented the award.
Nurse of the Year is the...
12/ 14/ 2016
CorrectCare (Summer 2016) - While the overall prison population may gradually be on the decline, the number of female inmates is on the rise. The popular...
12/ 12/ 2016
Corrections Forum (July/August 2016) - When the Affordable Care Act (ACA) became the law of the land, a situation arose in the correctional arena. The...
11/ 28/ 2016
corrections.com (November 28, 2016) - While attempting to work collaboratively within a correctional environment, correctional officers and mental health staff may sometimes feel like they have...
01/ 27/ 2017
Dr. Kristen Dauss (L) with VPO Bill Carr
Dr. Kristen Dauss of Indiana has been awarded a VPO (Vice President Operations) Coin. Dr. Dauss recently took the initiative to assist
01/ 27/ 2017
VPO Bill Carr (L) with Elijah McPherson
Elijah McPherson, a behavioral health specialist for Corizon Health at Pendleton Correctional Facility (PCF) in Pendleton, Indiana, has been named Employee of the
01/ 27/ 2017
The Correctional Professionals Assistance Fund of Indiana (CPAFI) presented on December 15, 2016, two Madison Correctional Facility staff scholarships to assist with higher education costs.
Correctional Officer Fredric Shimfessel received a $500 check