Corizon News

05/ 04/ 2015


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...

04/ 20/ 2015


THE D.C. Council has rejected a Tennessee company’s bid to provide health care at the city’s jail, but the real losers are D.C. citizens. Once again, politics and influence were allowed to corrupt the professional procurement process that should determine who gets the District’s business....

04/ 20/ 2015

Court Rejects SPLC’s Allegations about Polk County Jail

On April 16th, 2015, a U.S. District Court judge ruled in favor of Polk County Jail in a lawsuit brought by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The judge based his ruling on Southern Poverty failing to prove that the Sheriff’s Office and Corizon Health “was deliberately indifferent to any...

04/ 14/ 2015

Statement regarding D.C. City Council’s 6-5 vote to disapprove the contract award

Statement by Corizon Health regarding the D.C. City Council’s 6-5 vote to disapprove the contract award for correctional healthcare services “It’s unfortunate that the D.C. Council did not approve their peers’ recommendations. Corizon Health is deeply disappointed, not solely for our company, but also for the...


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

05/ 22/ 2015

Okaloosa County achieves perfect score on NCCHC audit

Congratulations are in order for Susan Priddy, Health Services Administrator at the Okaloosa County Jail in Crestview (FL), and her fantastic team. After an exhaustive three-day inspection, National Commission on

05/ 19/ 2015

St. Louis team members volunteer time for Almost Home mission

(L-R) Courtney Penning, Claire Flowers, Theresa Halsey, Tyra Austell-Jones, Tracy Mazuranic In March, a number of Corizon Health team members from St. Louis Corporate donated their time to local charity

05/ 14/ 2015

Fighting recidivism by helping our patients achieve optimal health

by Woodrow A. Myers, Jr., M.D., CEO of Corizon Health Reentry and recidivism are important topics in corrections, and have been for some time. Corizon Health is an integral