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Entitled to Treatment: Medical Care for Transgender Adolescents in the Juvenile Justice System (2016)

Transgender individuals are those whose “gender identity” – their personal sense of being male or female – does not match the sex they were assigned at birth.

Proceedings of the Large Jail Network Meeting: September 2017

These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting September 6-7, 2017.

Hepatitis C in Corrections: Innovations in Treatment and Management of a Public Health Challenge [Internet Broadcast]

This internet broadcast from the National Institute of Correction (NIC) covers the newest innovations in treatment practices, protocols, and management of HCV and its implications for criminal justice, corrections organizations and public health.

Hepatitis C in Correctional Settings: Challenges and Opportunities

This monograph presents the results of a national survey on hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in corrections in the U.S.

"Seek, Test, Treat and Retain" For Hepatitis C in the United States Criminal Justice System

This report examines the potential benefits and challenges of using the STTR model of care to HCV in the U.S. criminal justice system.

Civil Liability for Inadequate Prisoner Medical Care: Eye and Vision Related

This article looks at the case law related to the mandated provision of eye and vision care.                           

Traumatic Brain Injury in the Criminal Justice Population [Webinar]

This webinar discusses the prevalence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and its implications for the criminal justice system. It also addresses the causes, consequences, and signs of TBI, as well as the relationship between TBI and co-occurring behavioral health disorders.

TB in Correctional Facilities in the United States

This website covers TB in correctional facilities in the United States.

Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Medical Health Care for Sexual Assault Victims in a Confinement Setting Course

This course assist agencies in meeting the requirements of PREA's “Specialized training: Medical and mental health care”.

Locking Up H1N1

This 3-hour program provides some practical strategies for prevention and control H1N1 (swine flu) in correctional facilities.


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