NaphCare is selected by the Pierce County (WA) Sheriff’s Department to Provide Healthcare Management for County Inmates

BIRMINGHAM, AL — NaphCare, Inc., an independent partner to correctional facilities nationwide for innovative healthcare management and technology solutions, was recently selected by the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department Corrections Bureau to provide comprehensive medical care to the inmates housed at the Pierce County Jail located in Tacoma, Washington.

The Sheriff has the obligation to care for persons held in County custody. The department operates a system of two facilities inside one controlled perimeter with a combined population of close to 1,300 inmates and is the second largest jail in Washington.

NaphCare will immediately assume responsibility for the management of all facets of medical, dental, and emergency care for County detainees.  In addition, NaphCare will provide off-site hospital/physician network development, medical scheduling, and a web-based medical records system to better manage inmate healthcare and costs.

“NaphCare is excited about expanding our Washington footprint with this new partnership with Pierce County and we are committed to delivering the highest quality healthcare services possible,” said Jack Donahue, NaphCare’s Senior Vice President, Western States.  “Our goal is to exceed the expectations of the Sheriff, and we look forward to a long term arrangement that delivers the right care, in the right setting, every time.”

About NaphCare

NaphCare is a governmental contractor supplying healthcare management, staffing and state-of-the-art technology that delivers budget-conscious correctional healthcare outcomes. To discover more of how NaphCare provides cost-efficient solutions, visit naphcare.com.

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Bradley J. Cain
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Director of Business Development
702.322.1034
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