Category: Coronavirus
  1. Partner Webinar Video & Presentation Slides – July 16, 2020

    Thank you for joining Wellpath for the COVID-19 Partner Webinar on Thursday, July 16, 2020. Click here to access the presentation slides. Here are some other quick links to resources mentioned on the webinar: NY Times – Coronavirus in the US: Latest Map and Case Count Tracking the COVID-19 Response Updated (July 14, 2020) Interim Guidance on Management of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Correctional and Detention Facilities Click below to watch a video of the webinar.

  2. Wellpath Clinical COVID-19 Update: Stay Vigilant!

    Wellpath Partners, As communities around the country begin to open up, we are beginning to see corresponding increases in positive cases in our facilities. As your healthcare partner we feel it is our responsibility to make sure we have communicated our recommendation that no matter what is happening in your community, together we must stay vigilant and firm with regard to COVID-19 mitigation strategies. This means we suggest maintaining all core tactics and techniques designed to slow the spread including: masking, hand hygiene, cohorting, quarantining, limiting in person visits, and ensuring safe interactions with outside vendors. In addition, now more than ever it is critical that our staff understand the importance of masking and social distancing when they are not […]

  3. Partner Webinar Video & Presentation Slides – June 11, 2020

    Thank you for joining Wellpath for the COVID-19 Partner Webinar on Thursday, June 11, 2020. A special thank you to David Pomaville, Director of Public Health in Fresno County, California, for joining Wellpath to share his important insights about moving forward, and how the public and correctional healthcare can work together to build a healthier community. Click here to access the presentation slides. Click below to watch a video of the webinar.

  4. Partner Webinar Video & Presentation Slides – May 28, 2020

    Thank you for joining Wellpath for the COVID-19 Partner Webinar on Thursday, May 28, 2020. Click here to access the CDC’s Framework for Healthcare Systems Providing Non-COVID-19 Clinical Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Click here to access the presentation slides. Click below to watch a video of the webinar.

  5. Partner Webinar Video & Presentation Slides – May 14, 2020

    Thank you for joining Wellpath for the COVID-19 Partner Webinar on Thursday, May 14, 2020. A special thank you to Captain William Teel from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department for joining Wellpath to share his insights about looking towards the future in this pandemic. Click here to access the “Back to Normal” study from The University of Tennessee County Technical Assistance Service and the Tennessee Corrections Institute that Captain Teel references. Click here to access the presentation slides. Click below to watch a video of the webinar.

  6. Yolo County Jail staff continue efforts to combat COVID-19

    Precautions being taken at the Yolo County Jail and Juvenile Detention Facility seem to be paying off. While giving an update to the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Sheriff Tom Lopez reported no cases of COVID-19 at the adult facilities. Patrol units have “stayed busy” as the department is receiving more calls than normal though Lopez said they primarily aren’t related to the pandemic. Calls about people violating the health order have mostly stopped since golf courses reopened, he explained. Click here to read the complete article from the Daily Democrat.

  7. Partner Webinar Video & Presentation Slides – May 7, 2020

    Thank you for joining Wellpath for the COVID-19/Coronavirus Partner Webinar on Thursday, May 7, 2020. A special thank you to Commissioner Carol Mici from the Massachusetts Department of Correction for joining Wellpath to share her insights and best practices. Click here to access the CDC MMWR study Dr. Thomas Pangburn references. Click here to access the presentation slides. Click below to watch a video of the webinar.

  8. Partner Webinar Video & Presentation Slides – Thursday, April 30, 2020

    Thank you for joining Wellpath for the COVID-19/Coronavirus Partner Webinar on Thursday, April 30, 2020. A special thank you to Captain Curtis Childs from Oakland County, Michigan and Major Alfonso Starling from the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office for joining Wellpath to share your insight and best practices. Click here to access the presentation slides. Click below to watch a video of the webinar.  

  9. Wellpath Honors Our Frontline Fighters

    To our heroes on the front lines – we see you, we hear you, and we appreciate you more than you will ever know. The world will never forget your courage and compassion.   Click the video below to view a special tribute to our frontline fighters!  

  10. Partner Webinar Video and Presentation Notes – Thursday, April 16, 2020

    Thank you for joining Wellpath for the COVID-19/Coronavirus Partner Webinar on Thursday, April 16, 2020. A special thank you to Sheriff Clarence F. Birkhead (Durham County, NC); John Wetzel, Secretary of Corrections (Pennsylvania DOC); and Chris Oppman, Deputy Secretary of Administration (Pennsylvania DOC) for joining Wellpath and sharing your insight and best practices. Click here to access the presentation slides. Click below to watch a video of the webinar.