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11/ 30/ 2015

Corizon Health Gives Notice on State Inmate Healthcare Contract

Brentwood, TN (November 30, 2015) – Corizon Health today exercised the 180-day notice of cancellation allowed in its inmate health services contract with the Florida Department of Corrections, effective May 31, 2016. The company will continue providing quality care to its current 75,000 inmate-patients in Regions I, II and III during the six-month transition. “We have...

09/ 23/ 2015

KAREY WITTY APPOINTED CEO OF CORIZON HEALTH

KAREY WITTY APPOINTED CEO OF CORIZON HEALTH
Dr. Woodrow A. Myers to Continue Service as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors for Corizon Health BRENTWOOD, TN — September 23, 2015 — Corizon Health, the industry-leading provider of correctional health care services, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Karey Witty as the company’s chief executive officer, effective...

09/ 23/ 2015

CHIEF CLINICAL OFFICER GIVES INSIGHTS ON THE QUALITY OF INMATE HEALTHCARE IN ONLINE ARTICLE

Guest commentary: Inmates get the same kind of quality health care as public By Dr. Harold Orr, guest commentary © 2015 Bay Area News Group What do a Baptist church pastor and a prison doctor have in common? It may sound like the beginning of a joke, but those two career paths...

09/ 01/ 2015

CORIZON HEALTH ANNOUNCES INTERIM CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER:

MANAGEMENT CONSULTING INDUSTRY PRINCIPLE TO OFFER LEADERSHIP BRENTWOOD, Tenn., September 1, 2015 ­­— Corizon Health today announced Glenn L. Dalton, managing partner of the RKD Group, as interim Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). Dalton, who is not leaving the St.Louis-based management consulting firm, will provide HR leadership to Corizon Health’s senior...

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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

02/ 05/ 2016

Department of Corrections recognizes Corizon Health intake team in Arizona

Members of the Corizon Health Intake Team at ASPC-Phoenix In early December, the Arizona Department of Corrections (ADC) recognized the members of the Corizon Health Intake Team, members of which

02/ 04/ 2016

Wins and renewals in Georgia, Michigan, New Mexico, Tennessee, Virginia

Members of Corizon Health’s regional and behavioral health staff in Tennessee We are pleased to share news of recent contract wins, renewals and extensions in Georgia, Michigan, New Mexico,

02/ 01/ 2016

Nursing job fair at Ivy Tech in Indiana sees success with large turnout

The Corizon Health table at the Ivy Tech job fair Meshella Baker, Director of Nursing (DON) at New Castle Correctional Facility (NCCF); Heather Kitzmiller, DON at Indiana Youth Center (IYC);