Corizon Health News
09/ 22/ 2016
Montgomery, AL (September 22, 2016) – The doula program for pregnant women at Alabama’s Tutwiler Correctional Facility was featured Friday (Sept. 16) at the women’s health steering committee for the Alabama Department of Public Health.
Ashley Lovell, executive director of East Alabama Birth Village, told the women’s health committee that she...
09/ 09/ 2016
Jim Donovan brings track record of growth to the company
Brentwood, TN (September 9, 2016) — Corizon Health Chief Executive Officer Karey Witty has tapped Jim Donovan for the role of Chief Operating Officer.
Donovan, an accomplished health industry leader, has been the architect of growth in many prior ventures serving the Medicaid,...
08/ 24/ 2016
Brentwood, TN (August 24, 2016) - Longstanding Corizon Health client partner the Missouri Department of Corrections (MODOC) has extended its contract with Corizon Health to provide integrated healthcare services. Thanks to the strong partnership our Missouri team has forged with this client over the past 24 years we will be continuing to provide...
05/ 26/ 2016
TDOC-sponsored race raises more than $9,000 for Middle Tennessee organization
Brentwood, TN (May 26, 2016) - Corizon Health, the nation’s foremost provider of correctional healthcare, fielded a team of 31 runners and walkers to support the Tennessee Department of Corrections’ fundraising effort for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee. All told, the...
05/ 27/ 2016
AJA American Jails—(Jan/Feb 2016)—In Okaloosa County, Florida, we have begun a unique program, aptly named “Baby and Me.” This program evolved as a result of the many patients...
05/ 27/ 2016
Corrections Forum—(Sept/Oct 2015)—Case Study: A.C., an 82-year old male with diabetes, hypertension and coronary artery disease, was a first-time offender who entered the correctional system at an...
05/ 27/ 2016
Corrections Forum—(Sept/Oct 2015)—Studies show that inmates are biologically older than their chronological age, often by more than a decade. They also tend to have more health issues than...
09/ 21/ 2016
Somerset County, N.J., Corizon Health Social Worker Jennifer Seminara recently demonstrated an outstanding commitment to a patient – and to Corizon Health’s SMART values – Safety, Motivation, Accountability, Respect, and
09/ 16/ 2016
HSA Kelli Rogers with Superintendent Jeff Newton
Kelli Rogers, Health Services Administrator (HSA) for Corizon Health at Riverside Regional Jail Authority (RRJA) in North Prince George, Virginia, was recently recognized
09/ 12/ 2016
The Corizon Health team in Fulton County, Georgia has received an “Emmy Award” from Emory University recognizing their work in creating a nurse-led HIV screening program at the Fulton County