Director of Missouri prisoner ReEntry Services featured in podcast
Mark Fleming, Ph.D., Director of Reentry Services for the Missouri DOC was recently featured on CorrectionalNurse.net. A podcast on Multicultural Awareness for Correctional Nurses on the site talks about the need for multicultural awareness in correctional healthcare practice.
A man with a big heart!
All it took was one phone call from Tom Leskowsky, RN Supervisor for PA DOC at SCI-Dallas and Dr. Stan Stanish, Corizon Regional Medical Director was on his way. This time he was not headed to the prison but to the American Red Cross shelter at the State Street Elementary School in Larksville, PA. It was to provide emergency care to a child who was displaced from his home as a result of Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee. Pennsylvania was one of the eastern states heavily damaged with flooding as the result of those natural disasters that struck in late September of 2011. (more…)
St. Lucie County staff, a Corizon facility, goes above and beyond
The medical staff at the St. Lucie County Jail, a Corizon facility, in Fort Pierce, Florida, recently received praise from not only Sheriff Mascara, but also a female inmate, for their exceptional care in a life and death matter. (more…)
Tutwiler Prison raises funds for breast cancer awareness
The Corizon Staff at Tutwiler Prison for Women, in Wetumpka, Alabama, recently participated in several fundraising projects in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Staff at Tutwiler is dedicated to the ongoing improvement in women’s healthcare for incarcerated women; and they work diligently each day to ensure that each inmate patient in their care receives the highest quality jail healthcare available.