Dr. Kristen Dauss (L) with VPO Bill Carr

Dr. Kristen Dauss of Indiana has been awarded a VPO (Vice President Operations) Coin. Dr. Dauss recently took the initiative to assist Indiana Department of Correction Addiction Recovery and Corizon Health staff in policy discussions regarding the current protocol surrounding the utilization of Oral Naltrexone, laying the ground work for statewide best practices in the use of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) within IDOC facilities. Continue reading

category: Employee Recognition

VPO Bill Carr (L) with Elijah McPherson

Elijah McPherson, a behavioral health specialist for Corizon Health at Pendleton Correctional Facility (PCF) in Pendleton, Indiana, has been named Employee of the Quarter. Mr. McPherson was nominated for the recognition by Dr. Emily Kardis, Lead Intensive Residential Treatment (IRT) Psychologist at the facility. Continue reading

category: Employee Recognition

The Correctional Professionals Assistance Fund of Indiana (CPAFI) presented on December 15, 2016, two Madison Correctional Facility staff scholarships to assist with higher education costs. Continue reading

category: Corizon Culture, In the News

Team Corizon’s holiday food drive was an undeniable success. The initial goal was to collect 1,300 lbs. of food for Second Harvest Food Bank, a Nashville-area non-profit that works to feed the hungry and solve hunger issues in Middle and West Tennessee. A total of 4,097 pounds of food was collected, smashing the goal set forward at the beginning of December. The kindness and generosity of Corizon Health team members will help to ensure hungry families throughout the community will be fed. Continue reading

category: Corizon Culture