Nassau Hires Jail Medical Monitor After Alleged Neglect

Nassau Hires Jail Medical Monitor After Alleged Neglect
Nassau County lawmakers hired a jail heath service monitor on Monday after New York State authorities accused the county jail’s medical provider of neglecting to prevent the deaths of at least five inmates. The company will make sure that Florida-based Armor Correctional Health Medical Services, the current health care provider at Nassau jail, complies with its contract.