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I believe that accreditation is a positive step in the right direction for any detention facility. The pros about NCCHC accreditation is that their sole focus is on correctional health care. Their standards of care follow inmate health from intake to discharge. The number one line item in any facilities budget is health care. The number one area of liability is in health care. I believe that facilities will ultimately see a reduction in costs if they catch inmate health needs early and manage them during the entirety of their incarceration... view full thread

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Provides security for inmates housed at the Jackson County Detention Center. The employee must follow written procedures and guidelines in the department’s policy and procedure manual. The incumbent may be assigned to different posts, areas and shifts depending upon the needs of the operation. Overtime is required and the employee is subject to being called in when staffing shortages, department emergencies arise... >> view full job posting

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