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The National Institute of Corrections, National Jail Exchange, Highlights Three Works Produced By COCHS

Topic
An article in the National Institute of Corrections, National Jail Exchange, provides a synopsis and links to three works produced by COCHS: The Unseen Provider; Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): ACA and Justice-Involved Populations; and Jails and Health Information Technology: A Framework for Creating Connectivity.

Correctional Health Care Report Reprints -
Jails and Health Information Technology:
A Framework For Creating Connectivity (Part 1)

Correctional Health Care Report Reprints -
Jails and Health Information Technology:
A Framework For Creating Connectivity (Part 2)

Topic
Correctional Health Care Report republished in a two part series, Jails and Health Information Technology: A Framework For Creating Connectivity. This study was written by COCHS' CIO, Ben Butler, and is available on this website .

Author
Ben Butler, COCHS

Medicaid Expansion and The Local Criminal Justice System

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In this article, published in American Jails magazine, COCHS' CEO, Michael Dubose, explains the implications of Medicaid expansion for jail-involved populations.

Author
Michael DuBose, COCHS

Flow Charts of Jail Procedures: Health Intake, Assessment, and Routine Care Procedures in County Jails

Topic
The National Institute of Correction's website provides a link to flow charts developed by COCHS's CEO, Mike DuBose, and Medical Director, Dr. Keith Barton. These charts were developed with the assistance of Edward Harrison, the President of the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC).