Library of Byrne JAG Promising Programs

Iowa Prison Telemedicine Services 

06-20-2018 12:01

Program Description

In Iowa, Byrne JAG funds were used to set up telemedicine services for the state’s rural prisons in order to assist offenders who are battling mental illness by providing access to psychiatrists and other licensed medical professionals and mental health staff.

Agency and Program Information


Keywords

Offender; Treatment; Corrections; Referrals

#Corrections_Community_Corrections_and_Reentry
#Mental_Health_or_Co-Occurring_Screening_Assessment_and_Treatment
#Iowa

Statistics
0 Favorited
6 Views
0 Files
0 Shares
0 Downloads