Corizon Health provides inmate healthcare to facilities around the country, taking the mess of medical treatment off of state and local agencies. But increasingly, these governments are finding that maintaining quality care under contract is complicated and burdensome. Might yours be one of them?
Incarceration does not prevent illness. It does, however, make it more difficult to advocate for appropriate treatment, and the lack of adequate medical care in private and public prisons alike is one of those issues of human decency also contributing to facilities’ inefficient operation and failure to rehabilitate its inmates. MuckRock wants to help you find out who and where.