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11/ 04/ 2014

CORIZON HEALTH NAMES FLATT CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Nov. 4, 2014 - Corizon Health today named B. Anderson Flatt as its Chief Information Officer, effective immediately. Flatt, who was most recently Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Cigna-HealthSpring, brings more than 30 years of service-centered leadership in technology innovation to his new role. “We are pleased to...

10/ 17/ 2014

Corizon Health Assists Kansas Department Of Corrections/Juvenile Services With Licensing Substance

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Oct. 17, 2014 — Corizon Health, the nation’s leader in correctional healthcare solutions, announced today that its juvenile outpatient substance abuse program with the Kansas Department of Corrections has received its license. Corizon Health began providing treatment to youth offenders when the contract went into effect Jan. 1, 2014. One of the...

07/ 07/ 2014

Corizon Health Names Scott A. Bowers President and Chief Operating Officer

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., July 07, 2014 – Corizon Health today named Scott A. Bowers as its President and Chief Operating Officer, effective Aug. 4, 2014.  Bowers, who was most recently President and Chief Executive Officer of UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Tennessee, brings 18 years of healthcare management experience to his new role. The interim COO role had...

06/ 30/ 2014

Corizon Health Retains, Expands Missouri Contract

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., June 30, 2014 – Corizon Health today announced it has retained the Missouri Department of Corrections healthcare contract and expanded to include the Behavioral Health component. The contract, which was awarded through a competitive bid process, is for three years with four potential one-year renewals and is valued at $1.1 billion over...

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 lands $100 million contract in California

Brentwood-based Corizon, 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 lands $100M contract with Fresno jail

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

Corizon Connections

11/ 10/ 2014

Breast cancer awareness program educates inmates at Alabama women’s facilities

An October 29 article by Kelsey Stein featured on www.al.com discussed several Breast Cancer Awareness Month events and educational programs held at Alabama women’s correctional facilities during the

10/ 14/ 2014

Behavioral health director co-authors article for national corrections publication

Corizon Health was prominently featured in the July/August 2014 issue of Corrections Today magazine, the official publication of the American Correctional Association. The cover story, written in partnership with our

10/ 10/ 2014

Dr. Glenda Newell-Harris elected President of The Links, Incorporated

Dr. Glenda Newell-HarrisCorizon Health physician, Dr. Glenda Newell-Harris has been elected as the 16th national president of The Links, Incorporated and The Links Foundation. This marks the first time a