Brentwood Healthcare Support team members

JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Its annual One Walk has the singular goal of creating a world without T1D by raising money for life-changing research and spreading awareness about this devastating disease affecting millions of people across the United States. Continue reading

category: Corizon Culture

We are pleased to announce that Shirley Haley (left) of Wyoming Honor & Boot Camp in Newcastle, WY and Tara Weist (right) of Kinross Correctional Facility (KCF) in Kinross Charter Township, MI, are our SMART Employees of the Quarter for the second quarter of 2016. The SMART Employee of the Quarter award recognizes Corizon Health team members who consistently demonstrate excellence in their daily practice and exemplify CorizonSMART Values in all aspects of their role. Team members are nominated by their colleagues and/or supervisors for this award and winners are selected from a diverse review committee.     Continue reading

category: Employee Recognition

A committee that supports women’s health programs at the Alabama Department of Public Health got a chance on Friday, September 16, 2016, to learn more about a new doula program that is serving pregnant women at the state’s Tutwiler Correctional Facility. Continue reading

category: Contract News, In the News

Karey Witty, CEO

The US Department of Justice recently announced plans to phase out the use of private prisons in the federal system. This was shortly followed by an announcement from the Department of Homeland Security that it too is considering ending its contracts with companies like Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and the GEO Group to operate immigrant detention centers.

These decisions are not targeting correctional healthcare providers, or specifically Corizon Health’s contracts. Continue reading

category: Thought Leadership