As jails outsource medical care, death toll rises

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  • Reuters published this video item, entitled “As jails outsource medical care, death toll rises” – below is their description.

    A Reuters data analysis finds that U.S. jails with healthcare overseen by private companies incur higher death rates on average than those with care handled by government agencies. The story of a Georgia jail that hired Corizon Health Inc reveals the hidden cost of privatized inmate healthcare.

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