Tuesday Apr 27, 2:30 PM
128 The New Normal: Strategies for Correctional Health Care Providers in the Shadow of COVID-19
Welcome to the new normal. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed correctional health care. This presentation will help correctional health care providers to navigate recommended best practices within the constraints and challenges of a correctional institution. It will thoroughly review the unique challenges in jails and prisons and share strategies to assist health care providers in complying with NCCHC standards through a multidisciplinary approach and innovation.
- Discuss the unique challenges in health care delivery in jails and prisons as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic
- Explore strategies to overcome these challenges within correctional institutions
- Discuss ways to operate under NCCHC standards and according to CDC recommended best practices