health care http://apr.org en Alabama Signs New Inmate Health Contract http://apr.org/post/alabama-signs-new-inmate-health-contract <P>Authorities say the Alabama Department of Corrections has agreed to a new health care contract for inmates with a Missouri-based company.</P> <P>The contract is with Corizon Inc., formerly known as Correctional Medical Services.</P> <P>Officials say the state will pay $224.7 million to Corizon over the next three years.</P> <P>Sen. Arthur Orr's staff released a statement Thursday saying the contract would save $23.8 million over the next three years. Fri, 16 Nov 2012 22:06:38 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 20827 at http://apr.org Alabama Signs New Inmate Health Contract