Virginia Department of Corrections announces plans to de-privatize prison health care

After struggling for decades with rising health care costs and complaints about shoddy medical care, the Virginia Department of Corrections plans to end its contract with the private medical provider that serves about half of the state‚Äôs prisons. In a letter earlier this month to department staff, Director Harold Clarke wrote that he planned to … Continue reading Virginia Department of Corrections announces plans to de-privatize prison health care