Specifications include, but are not limited to: o Health care services that comply with all applicable federal, state, local laws
and regulations, and ACA and NCCHC health servicesstandards.
o Health services staffed with an adequate number and complement of
licensed, certified and/or professionally trained personnel.
o Health services program delivered in a cost-effective manner with full
reporting and accountability to Shelby County Administration.
o An annual written health care plan with clear objectives, site-specific policies
and procedures, and evaluation of compliance for the Jail, Jail East, JDS and
Corrections facilities separately.
o An open collaborative relationship with the Administrative staff of the
SCHD, Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO), Corrections, JDS and
o Training and professional development initiatives for the contractor's staff,
applicable inmates, and Security staff regarding health care. The programs
should be on-going and
incorporate new material as necessary to maintain awareness and procedures
of current healthcare standards and policies.
o Contractor-operated Quality Improvement and Infection Control programs
with designated staff responsible for coordination and implementation at each
o Well documented records of health care delivery including the collection and
analysis of health statistics, performance improvement, and quality.