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06/ 10/ 2015

CORIZON HEALTH RESPONDS TO NEW YORK CITY’S CHANGE IN POLICY ON ADMINISTRATION OF HEALTHCARE

For almost 15 years – including several when the program was administered by the Health & Hospitals Corporation (HHC) – the dedicated public health professionals at Corizon Health, Correctional Medical Associates, our predecessor companies and our partners have worked tirelessly to provide quality care to New York City inmates. Although we understand the...

06/ 10/ 2015

CORIZON HEALTH RESPONSE TO DEPARTMENT OF INVESTIGATION REPORT

The Department of Investigation (DOI) report is misleading, mistaken, and most importantly, improperly tries to shift responsibility for security lapses on Rikers Island from the two government agencies which control every aspect of operations there to the health care provider which it reluctantly acknowledges followed every directive and contract provision. ...

06/ 03/ 2015

NURSE PRACTITIONER RECEIVES SERVICE AWARD AT SALUTE TO NURSES IN TENNESSEE

The Tennessean’s 13th annual Salute to Nurses awards ceremony was held Tuesday evening at City Winery Nashville. Approximately 250 guests — including nursing professionals from across the Mid-State along with their friends, colleagues and family members — attended the event. We are pleased to share that Lisa Farmer, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse...

05/ 04/ 2015

CORIZON HEALTH LAUNCHES ONLINE RESOURCE SITE FOR FORMER INMATES IN FULTON COUNTY

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., May 4, 2015 ­­— Corizon Health, the nation’s leader in correctional healthcare solutions, announced today the launch of a new website that aims to facilitate inmate community reintegration in Fulton County, Georgia. The portal will assist former inmates in transitioning back into their communities by gathering available community resources, like...

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Industry News

11/ 10/ 2014

Corizon Health’s committment to keeping inmates healthy: reader opinion

As the provider of health care services for Alabama’s prison system, Corizon Health believes one of our best assets is our strong commitment to preventive health care and early-detection

03/ 31/ 2014

Corizon Health lands $100 million contract in California

Brentwood-based Corizon Health, a provider of health care services at correctional facilities, has been awarded a $100 million contract to provide comprehensive medical services to the Fresno County Jail.

03/ 31/ 2014

Corizon Health lands $100M contract with Fresno jail

Brentwood-based correctional facilities health care provider Corizon Health announced today it has been awarded a $100 million contract to provide medical services to the Fresno (Calif.) County Jail.

Corizon Connections

07/ 03/ 2015

Missouri Puppies for Parole program helps meet emotional needs of offenders, teaches valuable life lessons

The Puppies for Parole (P4P) program through the Missouri Department of Corrections (MDOC) provides an important service to local communities as well as helping cultivate an environment of compassion

07/ 01/ 2015

Arizona DOC achieves highest rating with Association of State Correctional Administrators

Chuck Manning (L) and Director Charles Ryan (R) Only a handful of states – ten, including Arizona – have achieved “blue” status, the highest participation rating with the Association of State Correctional

06/ 29/ 2015

Three team members honored as employees of the month in Florida

We are proud to publicly recognize three Corizon Health team members working in the Florida Department of Corrections for being chosen as “Employee of the Month.” At Liberty Correctional Institution,