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COVID-19 and testing in prisons

by WEPHREN

Title: Serial Laboratory Testing for SARS-CoV-2 Infection Among Incarcerated and Detained Persons in a Correctional and Detention Facility — Louisiana, April–May 2020 Authors: Njugna et al ** FULL ARTICLE IN USEFUL ...

Communication tools for COVID-19

by WEPHREN

    COVID-19 VISUAL COMMUNICATION TOOLS FOR USE IN SECURE ENVIRONMENTS TO PROTECT RESIDENTS AND EQUIP CLINICAL AND NON-CLINICAL TEAMS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC The Beyond Words team have been ...

Conversations on Coronavirus

by WEPHREN

Every Friday lunctime for the next few weeks,  Public Health England's Health and Justice team will post a short video on the approach they are taking with prisons and prison ...

Peer Power - COVID-19

by WEPHREN

Peer Power has produced this information video on COVID-19 for children and young people in the justice system using lines from NHS England and Improvement's Professor Keith Willett (Strategic Incident ...

COVID-19 and testing in prisons

by WEPHREN

Title: Serial Laboratory Testing for SARS-CoV-2 Infection Among Incarcerated and Detained Persons in a Correctional and Detention Facility — Louisiana, April–May 2020 Authors: Njugna et al ** FULL ARTICLE IN USEFUL ...

Communication tools for COVID-19

by WEPHREN

    COVID-19 VISUAL COMMUNICATION TOOLS FOR USE IN SECURE ENVIRONMENTS TO PROTECT RESIDENTS AND EQUIP CLINICAL AND NON-CLINICAL TEAMS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC The Beyond Words team have been ...

Improving prisoner health for stronger public health

Humane and evidence-based prison health systems with community links will improve public health within and outside prison walls, both for COVID-19 and other health issues.

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News

WEPHREN Steering Group member, Dr Fadi Meroueh, talks about ensuring health equity and harm reduction services in prisons, and the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic

https://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/99/1/21-030121.pdf?ua=1

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