Seminar on Prison Health Services

Goals, Standards, and Ethics, from 24 to 27 September, in 1991 in Tampere, Finland

Publisher: The Ministry

Written in English
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  • Finland,
  • Congresses,
  • Medical care,
  • Prisoners,
  • Prison administration,
  • Health and hygiene
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9145508M
ISBN 109514763238
ISBN 109789514763236

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Prisons The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health is a fundamental human right of every human being without discrimination.

However, prisoners suffer a disproportionate burden of health problems as their health needs are often neglected.

Health and Incarceration: A Workshop Summary THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES PRESS Fifth Street, NW Washington, DC NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was approved by the Gov-erning Board of the National Research Council, whose members are drawn from.

Prisoner Legal Service Organizations: For the most up to date list of legal resources for incarcerated individuals by state, please visit the Prison Policy ACLU also has a Prisoners Assistance Directory, not specific to health or legal services, and last updated in and Human Rights Watch has Prison Resources by State, last updated in The Correctional Health Conference provides a forum for researchers, clinicians, administrators, educators, policy makers, and grant funding leaders to network, share evidence, and learn about emerging research and relevant policy updates in the field of correctional health care.

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Prisons and health viii The WHO Regional Office for Europe gratefully acknowledges the work of the authors in writing this guide to the most essential areas of prison health.

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Health and Health Promotion in Prison places key issues in prison healthcare into a historical perspective and investigates contemporary policy : Taylor And Francis. Get this from a library!

Standards for health services in prisons. [National Commission on Correctional Health Care (U.S.); American Medical Association. Program to Improve Medical Care and Health Services in Correctional Institutions.].The Academy is proud to be a strategic partner of the National Commission on Correctional Health Care.

NCCHC is proud to bring you the best educational conferences in the field of corrections. Share a laugh and gain fresh insight as you discuss current challenges with colleagues and peers.Mental health services in prison aren't available in providing treatments for criminals; most prisoners have an untreated mental disorder and psychiatric care or treatment is expensive for the mentally ill.

64 percent of jail inmates, 54 percent of state prisoners, and 45 percent of federal prisoners in the US report having mental health concerns.