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04/ 20/ 2015

D.C. Council yet again undermines the city’s procurement process

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...

04/ 13/ 2015

Letter of Support from Rodney Ballard, Corizon Health Customer

Rodney Ballard currently serves as a Director in the Community Corrections Division of Lexington Fayette Urban County Government. In his letter to the D.C. Council, he outlines that as a Corizon Health client, he has seen the quality of our inmate healthcare and the value of our national expertise. ...

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

04/ 27/ 2015

CorrectCare article highlights importance of managing stress when working in a correctional environment

A Corizon Health team member has once again made the cover of an industry publication with her article “Minimize Compassion Fatigue, Avoid Burnout and Reignite Your Passion.” Dr. Sonya Khilnani,

04/ 13/ 2015

Team members serve the community by volunteering at Second Harvest Food Bank

On Friday March 13, the Brentwood Office sent fifteen volunteers to lend a hand at Second Harvest Food Bank. Corizon team members sorted, inspected and packaged 8,718 pounds of food donations—enough

04/ 13/ 2015

Team Members Serve the Community by Volunteering at Second Harvest

On Friday March 13, the Brentwood Office sent fifteen volunteers to lend a hand at Second Harvest Food Bank. Corizon team members sorted, inspected and packaged 8,718 pounds of food donations—enough