Corizon Awarded Hennepin County Contract

Corizon Awarded Hennepin County ContractBRENTWOOD, Tenn., (Jan. 30, 2014)—Corizon, the nation’s leader in correctional healthcare solutions, has been awarded a renewal of its healthcare contract to provide comprehensive medical services in Hennepin County, Minn. The new agreement is for three years.

“The outstanding performance and successful relationship of the teams in Hennepin County played a significant role in the renewal of the county’s contract,” said Corizon CEO Woodrow A. Myers, Jr., M.D., M.B.A. “We intend to continue our successful partnership with Hennepin County for many years to come.”

Under the contract, Corizon will deliver comprehensive medical, mental health, pharmacy and support services to approximately 35,000 inmates per year in Hennepin County.