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Title: PRISON HEALTH CARE - A BLUEPRINT FOR THE FUTURE
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: 407 Lowman Building
Washington Council of Crime and
Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 64
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE WASHINGTON STATE CORRECTIONAL HEALTH SERVICES ARE DESCRIBED AND RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MADE FOR IMPROVED HEALTH CARE DELIVERY IN THE FUTURE.
Abstract: LITERATURE WAS REVIEWED, QUESTIONNAIRES WERE DISTRIBUTED, AND EACH INSTITUTION IN WASHINGTON STATE WAS VISITED. THE TWO MAJOR AREAS UNDER STUDY WERE ADMINISTRATION AND CLINICAL SERVICES. THE FORMER INCLUDES STRUCTURAL ORGANIZATION, BUDGET AND FINANCE, PERSONNEL, AND INTRA-AGENCY RELATIONSHIPS. CLINICAL SERVICES INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING: STRUCTURE OF SERVICE DELIVERY; MEDICAL SERVICES; PHYSICIAN SERVICES; NURSING SERVICES; DENTAL SERVICES; MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES; AND ANCILLARY SERVICES, INCLUDING LABORATORY AND X-RAY, PHARMACY, MEDICAL RECORDS, AND HEALTH EDUCATION.
Index Term(s): Inmate Programs; Medical and dental services; Psychiatric services; Washington
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