Lifesaving Award Presented: Clinton County Jail, IA

Lifesaving Award Presented: Clinton County Jail, IA

In May 2018, Correctional Officer Hailey Hall, Correctional Officer Tricia Edwards, Correctional Officer Mike Crimmins, and Chief Deputy Steve Diesch were presented with a patient who was in full cardiac arrest. While we cannot tell you exactly what happened next due...

ACH is back in Jackson County, MO!

Advanced Correctional Healthcare, Inc. (ACH) was the 2008-2012 health care provider for the Jackson County Jail located in Kansas City, Missouri. In 2012, CCS won the bid. As a result, in January 2013, ACH transitioned out of the facility. Over five years later, ACH...

What Do You Do When an Inmate Requests Their Own Medical Records?

45 CFR § 164.524(a)(2)(ii) indicates: Correctional facilities do not need to give patients access to their Protected Health Information (PHI) A jail may deny an inmate’s request to obtain a copy of their PHI if obtaining such copy would jeopardize: the health, safety,...

ACH Announces Karen Stocke Scholarship Recipients

We are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2018/2019 Karen Stocke Scholarships have been selected and are as follows: James Pulliam – Livingston County, IL (Pontiac) Christina DeJesus – Racine County, WI (Racine) Brandi Malcook – Rock County, WI (Janesville)...

Sherri Miller Accepts CEO Position at RFMS

Sherri Miller, RN, President & COO, will be returning to her former employer, RFMS as Chief Executive Officer of LTC Support Services, LLC. Sherri joined ACH in 2006 as Assistant Director of Medical Operations. Her ability to develop strong, personal...