The Jail Health-Care Crisis

While prisoners have the only confirmed American right to healthcare, the quality of services are at times lacking and unreliable. The dire need for mental health services especially for our prison population poses a grave challenge to finite resources.

With the impending decline of private prisons combined with the little known world of prison healthcare administration, the future health of our most indigent is at stake. We’ve never had a greater need for innovation in the provision of large scale healthcare and mental health.