PrimeCare Medical provides Medical, Dental & Psychiatric professionals who are highly trained, qualified and experienced in correctional healthcare, who are further supported by equally qualified mid-level practitioners. These professionals oversee all aspects of our correctional health care contracts.
The backbone of the health care delivery system is comprised of licensed, competent, nurses, both registered and practical. The nursing staff is trained on and guided by established policies and procedures patterned after those established by the National Commission on Correctional Health Care.(“NCCHC”) On-site management is provided by the Health Services Administrator who in turn is further supported by a dedicated Regional Coordinator.
A Corporate Utilization Review Committee provides for aggressive case management, substantially discounted arrangements with local providers/hospitals, claims scrubbing and processes. Cutting-edge technological advancements, to include a customized electronic medical record systems, create significant advantages.
A Corporate Risk Management Department comprised of in-house legal staff, Continuous Quality Improvement Committee and Medical Audit Committee ensures compliance with NCCHC and ACA Standards . PrimeCare is guided by the philosophy that the best risk management tool is providing superior care to our patients.
Mental Health Services
PrimeCare Medical provides Psychiatrists, Psychologists and Mental Health Professionals who specialize in acute psychiatric patient care, crises management services, suicide prevention programs, and collaboration with local judicial systems. These services are augmented by efficient use of Telemedicine when appropriate.
Electronic Medical Records
The Electronic Medical Record (EMR) that is offered allows for immediate implementation of policy changes, enhanced continuity of care, improved patient outcomes, and most importantly, prevents inmates/patients from “slipping through the cracks”.
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