Managing Prison Health Care Spending

Managing Prison Health Care SpendingThis report by The Pew Charitable Trusts examines state spending on inmate health care and the factors driving costs higher. Nationwide, spending on health care and corrections is putting serious pressure on state budgets. The report also reviews strategies that some states have used to control these expenses, while protecting public safety and maintaining or improving the quality of care that inmates receive. To download a PDF of this publication, click here.