Correctional Health Services

Adult Correctional Health Services

Adult Correctional Health Services (ACHS) provides medical, dental, nursing, infections control, health education and pharmaceutical services at a community standard of care to all adult inmates in the County's five correctional facilities and contracts with hospitals for inpatient and specialty care.
ACHS also provides mental health services including 24-hour emergency triage and crisis intervention, suicide prevention, treatment beds, individual and group therapy, and substance abuse counseling, medication assessment and discharge planning to all adult inmates in the County's five correctional facilities.


Conditional Release Program (CONREP)

Correctional Health Services operates grant funded special programs targeted toward mentally ill offenders who reside in the community. The Conditional Release Program (CONREP) is part of the Department of Mental Health's statewide system of community-based services for judicially committed mentally disordered offenders.


Juvenile Health Services

Juvenile Health Services (JHS) provides medical, dental, nursing, and pharmaceutical services at a community standard of care for children who reside in the County's six residential facilities operated by the Social Services and Probation Departments and contracts with hospitals for inpatient and specialty care.