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Old 12-18-2007, 02:45 PM
 
Location: Tennessee
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That question is addressed in a special issue of Journal of Correctional Health Care (JCHC), opening up correctional system health care issues to outside evaluation and input. In key articles and commentaries, all written by eminent experts and pioneers in the field, JCHC explores the history of prison health care, from when the only option was for inmates to provide basic first aid for each other, to the current realities of clinics and individualized care behind bars. It also takes a close look at follow-up care after an inmate is released and the prospects for the future of correctional health care.

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Old 12-18-2007, 06:23 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Thanks. I work in a prison with mentally ill/substance abusers and am co-authoring a book on the mental health care.
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