Corizon Awarded Chatham County Contract

Corizon Awarded Chatham County ContractBRENTWOOD, Tenn., (Jan. 30, 2014)—Corizon, the nation’s leader in correctional healthcare solutions, has been awarded a new contract to provide comprehensive medical services in Chatham County, Ga. The agreement is for one year, with the potential for four additional one-year extensions. Under the new contract, the county is estimated to save more than $700,000 per year.

“Through our innovative and comprehensive healthcare solutions, we are able to meet the specific needs of Chatham County,” said Corizon CEO Woodrow A. Myers, Jr., M.D., M.B.A. “We look forward to the continuation of this partnership and the opportunity to deliver outstanding healthcare.”

Corizon, which has held this contract since 1992, will continue to deliver comprehensive medical, mental health, pharmacy and support services to approximately 18,000 inmates per year in Chatham County.