Nashville hosts 2013 NCCHC conference

Nashville hosts 2013 NCCHC conferenceCorizon was proud to have Nashville serve as “host city” for the 2013 fall NCCHC conference. The Brentwood corporate office is just a few miles from the metro Nashville area.

We were pleased to have so much of the Corizon family involved in the conference. In addition to those serving on NCCHC boards, several employees were in attendance, Corizon had several presenters and we even had representation at the opening ceremonies in the singing of the National Anthem. Furthermore, Essex County Juvenile (NJ) was also recognized as the NCCHC facility of the year.

Nashville hosts 2013 NCCHC conference

Curtis Miles (L) and Chuck Jones at the Corizon/PharmaCorr booth

Some of the presenters were as follows:

Therese Brumfield – Affordable Care Act & How it Will Affect Correctional Healthcare
Mark Fleming and Scott Eliason – DSM-5: An Overview
Becky Pinney – Essentials of Nurse Leadership: Work Environments that Support Professional Nursing Practice / Essentials of Nurse Leadership: Personnel Management
Jessica Lee and Elmeada Prias – Effectively Manage Growing Numbers of Nursing Sick-Call Requests
Tara Taylor and Monica Gipson – Nurse-Driven Chronic Care
Mark Fleming – CCHP-MH Certification
Richard Kosierowski – Prostate Cancer: An Update on Screening and Treatment Recommendations
Mary Jane Bookstaver – Chronic Care: The Biggest Bang for your Buck
Mark Fleming, Peter Lee and Chuck Jones – The Pharmacological and Psychological Approaches to Pain Management
Janice Stepnoski and Svoboda Holt – Synthetic Drugs: How to Identify, Manage and Treat Impaired Inmates
Alexandra Pajak – Special Needs of and Promising Solutions for Incarcerated Veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom

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