Medical Problems Of State And Federal Prisoners And Jail Inmates, 2011-2012

Group: Bureau of Justice Statistics

URL: http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5219

Description

Presents the prevalence of medical problems among state and federal prisoners and jail inmates, highlighting differences in rates of chronic conditions and infectious diseases by demographic characteristic. The report describes health care services and treatment received by prisoners and jail inmates with health problems, including doctor's visits, use of prescription medication, and other types of treatment. It also explains reasons why inmates with health problems were not receiving care and describes inmate satisfaction with health services received while incarcerated. Data were from the 2011–12 National Inmate Survey.

Tags

corrections, health care

Other Attributes
Sub-location
N/A
Categories
Sectors (Govt, Non-Profit, etc)
Gov't
Formats
PDF, ASCII, CSV
Location in resource
N/A
Internet Available?
Yes
Has population data?
No
Mappable?
No
Updated?
No
Frequency
N/A
Year(s) of Publication
2015

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