Director of Missouri prisoner ReEntry Services featured in podcast

Director of Missouri prisoner ReEntry Services featured in podcastMark Fleming, Ph.D., Director of Reentry Services for the Missouri DOC was recently featured on A podcast on Multicultural Awareness for Correctional Nurses on the site talks about the need for multicultural awareness in correctional healthcare practice.

To listen to the podcast and to gain more helpful hints for expanding your multicultural awareness you can visit (more…)

A man with a big heart!

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

St. Lucie County staff, a Corizon facility, goes above and beyondThe 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

Tutwiler Prison raises funds for Breast Cancer Awareness

Front Row LtoR: Dawn Hardy, Lavetrice Jones, Annie Mullins, Constance Nelson, Dr. Karen Flanagan and Sharronda Oliver Back Row LtoR: Leann Reeves, Tara West, Laurie Parker, Camesha Shorter, Angela Jordan, Loretta Jeffery, Sonya Thornton, and Mary Boaz

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.