Corizon Health, Inc., formed by a 2011 merger of Correctional Medical Services, Inc. (CMS) and ... Serving over 332,000 inmates, Corizon Health offers dental, mental health, optometry services, and substance abuse ... At one time the Mississippi Department of Corrections contracted with CMS which .... Al Jazeera America.


Handing off prison inmate medical care to for-profit companies was designed to ... Aug 1, 2018 at 12:01 AM Aug 1, 2018 at 6:19 PM ... Wexford Health Sources for care at nine major prisons and Corizon Inc. for ... Brenda V. Smith, a law professor at American University who has ... All they are looking at is dollars and cents.


Feb 21, 2018 ... Plaintiffs Michael Ray Stafford, Charles Smith, and Douglas ... Health Services ( collectively “the State Defendants”). ... Indiana to provide medical care to IDOC inmates from April 1, 2017 to the present time. ... Facility who first worked with Corizon, and later with Wexford. ..... MAYNARD COOPER & GALE PC.


Jan 17, 2018 ... Smith argued. ... Kunz v. Utah Power & Light Co., 117 Idaho 901, 902 n.1,. 792 P. 2d ... all comprehensive healthcare for inmates, and to “absorb” any and all ... Corizon agreed to provide healthcare services on-site at prisons.


Mar 19, 2015 ... D.C. OFFICIALS three years ago enlisted an outside consultant to assess health- care services in the city's jail facilities. The conclusion: “Costly ...


Oct 28, 2017 ... The suit is the latest in a long line of controversies involving Corizon Health, one of the largest correctional health-care providers in the country.


The Department of Investigation (DOI) report is misleading, mistaken, and ... the 1,000 dedicated professionals who provide over 800,000 services to inmates every year. ... documentation and the quality of care but assumes that there is one anyway. ... and no reference at all to DOC's toleration of an atmosphere of violence, ...


Jul 1, 2015 ... care companies – Prison Health Services, Inc. (PHS) and ... is a benefit to all our clients as Corizon Health truly understands the complex ... During the period of March 1, 2010 through February 28, 2015, Corizon Health provided literally ..... issues, and working in a corrections institution (handling prisoner ...


By Alex Smith • May 11, 2018 ... About one in seven prison inmates in Missouri have hepatitis C, ... But the cost of treating all the eligible inmates with the new $84,000 drugs would easily wipe out the state's ... They would be administered to Watson by the prison health service, which is managed by Corizon Health, Inc., ...