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NYC Health + Hospitals hospitalization deaths post-release from the City’s custody
Intimate partner violence among CHS patients who identify as female, transgender, or nonbinary.
CHS 2020: Five Years of Achievements
Correctional Health Services Access Reports to the New York City Board of Correction [click to expand]
City Council Local Law 58 Reports [click to expand]
City Council Local Law 59 Reports [click to expand]
Correctional Health Services Progress Report
Does incarceration influence patients’ goals for opioid use disorder treatment? A qualitative study of buprenorphine treatment in jail.. Drug and Alcohol Dependence..
COVID-19 in the New York City Jail System: Epidemiology and Health Care Response, March–April 2020. Public Health Reports.
Clinical Care of COVID-19 Patients: Monitor, Manage, and Move Out. National Commission on Correctional Health Care.
Knowledge, attitudes, and acceptability of direct-acting antiviral hepatitis C treatment among people incarcerated in jail: A qualitative study. PLOS One.
The hepatitis C virus care cascade in the New York City jail system during the direct acting antiviral treatment era, 2014-2017. EClinicalMedicine.
Outcomes of Hepatitis C Virus Treatment in the New York City Jail Population: successes and challenges facing scale up of care. Open Forum Infectious Diseases.
* Identifying demographic and health profiles of young adults with frequent jail incarceration in New York City during 2011-2017. Annals of Epidemiology.
Clinical Outcomes of Specialized Treatment Units for Patients With Serious Mental Illness in the New York City Jail System. Psychiatric Services.
Perceptions of extended-release naltrexone, methadone, and buprenorphine treatments following release from jail. National Library of Medicine.
Linkage to Hepatitis C Care After Incarceration in Jail: A Prospective, Single Arm Clinical Trial. BMC Infectious Diseases.
Self-Justifications for Unsafe Sex Among Incarcerated Young Men Who Have Sex with Men and Are Living with HIV: Results from a New York City Jail-Based Pilot Intervention. Journal of Community Health.
Adaptation of an Evidence-Based Intervention to Reduce HIV Risk in an Underserved Population: Young Minority Men in New York City Jails. AIDS Education and Prevention.
Witnessed Overdoses and Naloxone Use Among Visitors to
Rikers Island Jails Trained in Overdose Rescue. Addictive Behaviors.
Boundary-Spanning Care: Reducing Psychiatric Rehospitalization and Self-Injury in a Jail Population. Journal of Correctional Health Care.
IGRA-Based Screening for Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Persons Newly Incarcerated in New York City Jails. Journal of Correctional Health Care.
Trafficking and Trauma: Insight and Advice for the Healthcare System From Sex-trafficked Women Incarcerated on Rikers Island. Medical Care.
*The Rikers Island Hot Spotters: Exploring the Needs of the Most Frequently Incarcerated. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
Diversion Evaluations: A Specialized Forensic Examination. Behavioral Sciences & the Law.
Public Health and Vulnerable Populations: Morbidity and Mortality Among People Ever Incarcerated in New York City Jails, 2001 to 2005. Journal of Correctional Health Care.
Medicine and Mass Incarceration: Education and Advocacy in the New York City Jail System. AMA Journal of Ethics.
*Patient Navigators Effectively Support HIV-Infected Individuals Returning to the Community from Jail Settings. International Journal of Prisoner Health.
The Enhanced Pre-Arraignment Screening Unit. Vera Institute of Justice.
*Head Trauma in Jail and the Implications for Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in the United States: Case Report and Results of Injury Surveillance in NYC Jails. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
Feasibility of Treating Hepatitis C in a Transient Jail Population. Open Forum Infectious Diseases.
Identifying Health Experiences of Domestically Sex-Trafficked Women in the USA: A Qualitative Study in Rikers Island. Journal of Urban Health.
Sexual abuse and injury during incarceration reveal the need for re-entry trauma screening. The Lancet.
*Fortaleciendo Enlaces: Strengthening Collaborations to Build Institutional Capacity for Re-Entry Services for Incarcerated People with HIV in Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico Health Sciences Journal.
Correlates of Hepatitis C Virus Infection in the Targeted Testing Program of the New York City Jail System. Public Health Reports.
Death After Jail Release: Matching to Improve Care Delivery. Journal of Correctional Health Care.
Staff Satisfaction, Ethical Concerns, and Burnout in the New York City Jail Health System. Journal of Correctional Health Care.
*Hepatitis C Screening of the “Birth Cohorts” (Born 1945-1965) and Younger Inmates of NYC Jails. American Journal of Public Health.
Improving Transgender Healthcare in the New York City Jail Correctional System. LGBT Health.
A Three-Dimensional Action Plan to Raise the Quality of Care of US Correctional Health and Promote Alternatives to Incarceration. American Journal of Public Health.
From Punishment to Treatment: The “Clinical Alternative to Punitive Segregation” (CAPS) Program in New York City Jails. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
The Rikers Island Hot Spotters: Defining the Needs of the Most Frequently Incarcerated. American Journal of Public Health.
Improving Antenatal Care in Prisons. Bulletin of the World Health Organization.
Disparities in Mental Health Referral and Diagnosis in the New York City Jail Mental Health Service. American Journal of Public Health.
Meaningful Use of an Electronic Health Record in the New York City Jail System American Journal of Public Health.
Mental Health Crisis during COVID-19 Presentation to the New York County Psychiatric Society
Reentry Planning During COVID Presentation to NYC Board of Correction
Reentry and Transition Services (RATS) Presentation to CHS Leadership
Correctional Health Services Update to NYC Board of Correction
Substance Use and Incarceration Presentation to NYC Board of Correction