Benefits of Choosing CBH

  • Cost Savings
    • Reduce expenses via targeted treatment and judicious use of psychiatric medication. Additionally, indirect savings result from less transport to community mental health facilities and decreased safekeeping.
  • Fewer behavioral management problems
  • Fewer negative events for psychiatric reasons
    • Decrease negative events including inmate self-injury and assault of staff by mentally ill detainees.
  • Clear documentation of all clinical activities in inmates’ medical records
  • Communication with and support of medical staff and detention officers
  • Lower liability for county agencies