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NCJ Number: 73029 Find in a Library
Title: Receiving Health Screening by Jail Personnel - A Training and Reference Manual - Instructors Manual
Author(s): T Wolbert; T C Wall
Corporate Author: Medical Assoc of Georgia
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 26
Sponsoring Agency: American Medical Assoc
Chicago, IL 60610
Medical Assoc of Georgia
Atlanta, GA 30309
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 77-ED-99-0011
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This instructor's manual is designed to accompany the training and reference manual for a 2-day course designed to prepare nonmedical personnel to perform jail health screening.
Abstract: A discussion of preparation for the course examines the location options and lists the equipment needed for teaching the course. General principles for instructors are also listed. A time and activity schedule is provided for the 2-day course. Directions are given to the instructor for the conduct of each course activity, and the time allotted for each activity is indicated. A sample of a completed jail receiving screening form is provided, along with a suggested list of observable symptoms of physical and psychological health problems. The pretest and posttest is provided, accompanied with answers. For the training and reference manual, see NCJ 73028.
Index Term(s): Correctional personnel; Jails; Medical evaluation
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