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Rectal Contraband. What Would You Do?

Hey Jeff,
 like you I am an ER doc and am the Medical Director of a 550 bed jail. I would like you thoughts on body cavity searches. We ha

A Daring Plan for Discharge Meds!

One of the “systems” problems that all jails have to deal with is what to do with medications when a patient is released from jail.  Pr

Obstacles to a Medical Commissary Program

Last week, I counted down the five most popular articles from JailMedicine’s first six months.  This week, I would like to revisit my own

You Need a Medical Commissary in Your Facility!

When I was an undergraduate, before I switched to pre-med, I was an economics major.  Maybe because of that training, when I look at jail m