Increased access to health care coverage and care for justice involved people has allowed bridges to be built between the various systems of criminal justice, health care and behavioral health. Professional stakeholders from health care, behavioral health, criminal justice and the community are learning new ways to work together and about the nuances of their respective systems.

The following presentations contain valuable information for individuals serving justice involved people.

Health Care 101 and Justice Involved Populations

A Presentation for Criminal Justice and Health Care Professionals

Overview for Colorado criminal justice and health care professionals including:
– Importance & Need for Healthcare Services
– Health First Colorado and Connect for Health Colorado 101
– Eligibility of Justice Involved Individuals
– Health First Colorado Structure: Accessing Physical and Behavioral Health Care Services
– Resources

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Criminal Justice 101 and the Affordable Care Act

A Presentation for Criminal Justice and Health Care Professionals

Includes an overview of Colorado criminal justice-related and Affordable Care Act information to assist clients with better access to health care.

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