NCCHC Accreditation

Available to Correctional Health Care Facilities


Accreditation signals a constitutionally acceptable level of care for a facility’s inmates, which translates into improved health status, fewer grievances and lawsuits, and reduced health risk to the community when incarcerated people are released.

Manuals Available in PowerDMS

  • NCCHC - Standards for Health Services in Jails
  • NCCHC - Standards For Health Services in Juvenile Detention and Confinement Facilities
  • NCCHC - Standards for Health Services in Prisons
  • NCCHC - Standards for Mental Health Services in Correctional Facilities
  • NCCHC - Standards for Opioid Treatment Programs in Correctional Facilities