NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers have peppered city officials and company executives with questions about the quality of health care at Rikers Island jails.
Councilman Corey Johnson told executives of Corizon Health Inc. at an oversight hearing Tuesday that he doesn't have confidence in their leadership.
2. Corrections Corp. of America closes on $36M buyout - Friday, August 02, 2013
NASHVILLE (AP) - Corrections Corp. of America, one of the largest prison operators in the country, has completed its approximately $36 million acquisition of the privately held Correctional Alternatives Inc.3. Administration warns of 'destructive' budget cuts - Friday, September 14, 2012
WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House report issued Friday warns that $109 billion in across-the-board spending cuts at the start of the new year would be "deeply destructive" to the military and core government responsibilities like patrolling U.S. borders and air traffic control.4. Immigrants prove big business for prison companies such as CCA - Friday, July 27, 2012
MIAMI (AP) — The U.S. is locking up more illegal immigrants than ever, generating lucrative profits for the nation's largest prison companies, and an Associated Press review shows the businesses have spent tens of millions of dollars lobbying lawmakers and contributing to campaigns.5. Corizon chooses new chief HRO - Friday, October 14, 2011
Corizon, the nation’s leader in correctional health care solutions, has announced the hiring of Dennis Wade as Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). He joins Brentwood-based Corizon after serving as vice president and CHRO with Baptist Health Care in Pensacola, Fla. In this role he had corporate-wide accountability for all human resources functions and activities including strategic planning, talent and performance management, recruitment, executive and incentive compensation, employee labor relations, information systems, benefits, organizational development and training.