Fall 2008

Fall 2008 (Volume 11, Issue 4)

Implementing a sound intake screening process has always been a challenge for jail administrators, custody and medical staff. Most jail physicians are…
 
Back by popular demand, Joseph Paris, MD, moderated an interactive session on complicated clinical situations at the SCP annual conference on October …
 
Thanks largely to the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003, corrections officials and health care professionals are now researching the understudied he…
 
As the world is becoming more globally connected, so is medicine. Even those working in correctional institutions are part of this phenomenon.
 
It happens weekly: a client calls, reports that someone is requesting records, mentions there is a patient release, and seeks approval for the release…