Maine to Examine Prison Health Care


(03/05/2014)
Concerns over prison health care have prompted Maine legislators to approve an Office of Program Evaluation & Government Accountability (OPEGA) review of the state’s prison health system. The Legislative Oversight Committee announced its decision after receiving a joint letter from several agencies outlining poor inmate health care experiences.

Lane County, Ore., Selects Corizon For Health Care Services


(06/06/2012)
Corizon announced that it has been awarded the contract for health care services in Lane County, Ore., effective July 1, 2012.

Arizona Department of Corrections Privatizes Health Care


(05/17/2012)
The Arizona Department of Corrections awarded a $349 million, three-year contract to Pittsburgh, Pa.-based Wexford Health Sources Inc. to privatize health care in Arizona’s state-run prisons.