Speaking the Same Language: Criminal Justice, Health Care, and Information Technology, Second Edition

Community Oriented Correctional Health ServicesThis glossary by the Community Oriented Correctional Health Services (COCHS) provides explanations and definitions of health care and correctional terms. This is a useful resource for individuals who work at the cross-section of the criminal justice and health care fields.  The resource was released at the April 2014 conference, “Health Reform and Criminal Justice: Advancing new Opportunities,” which was co-hosted in by COCHS and Health Affairs. At the event, leaders from public safety, health care, philanthropy, and government discussed topics related to the intersection of health care and criminal justice. The glossary was designed to help health care and corrections individuals understand the same terms, and work more effectively together. To view the glossary, click here.