Role of PC in prisons

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Presentations Prison Health webinar 7 April 2021

Role of PC in prisons - Prison Health & Primary Care

EFPC Position Paper: Health of prisoners – the role of primary care •Introduction •The problem   What’s known about the health of prisoners?   What’s known about the organisation of care during incarceration?   What’s known about the role of primary care during and after incarceration and   continuity of care between prison and community care? •Experiences   Exemplary good and bad experiences from members of EFPC •The position of EFPC

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Association between county jail incarceration and cause-specific county mortality in the USA, 1987–2017: a retrospective, longitudinal study

Role of PC in prisons - Prison Health & Primary Care

By Sandhya Kajeepeta, Pia M Mauro, Katherine M Keyes, Abdulrahman M El-Sayed, Caroline G Rutherford, Seth J Prins in The Lancet Public Health  Published online: February 23, 2021  The authors integrated the available theoretical and empirical data to propose plausible mechanisms that explain the observed relationships. The findings add to the substantial body of evidence suggesting that decarceration strategies would improve public health and i...

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Presentations Prison Health webinar 18 January 2021

Role of PC in prisons - Prison Health & Primary Care

The EFPC hosted a Webinar “Cases of Primary Care in closed settings/prisons” on the 18th of January, at 12h (CET). With the focus on highlighting the continuity of care between prisons and the community, as well as the role and the need for Primary Care within closed settings. Presentation of : Lauren Smith (University of Lincoln, UK): Prison Health, the organization for care in prison and the link with care outside of prison in England/Wales 

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