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Crimcast is a virtual resource devoted to critical conversations about criminology and criminal justice issues. Our blogposts, twitter feeds, podcasts and other content provide an overview of trends, research, commentary and events of interest to criminal justice practitioners, academics and the general public. CrimCast is sponsored by The Center for Crime and Popular Culture, St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY.

Prison Hospice Care

Nickie Phillips

This episode features Jessica Barbeiro, R.N., Bridgewater State College, in a discussion about elderly inmates and prison hospice care.

References

National Prison Hospice Association - http://www.npha.org/

Aday, R. (2003). Aging Prisoners:Crisis in American Corrections. Westport, CT: Praeger.

Harrison, M. (2006). An innovative program for elderly inmates. Corrections Today. 

http://www.aca.org/fileupload/177/prasannak/Stewart_dec06.pdf

Elderly inmates swell prisons, driving up health care costs -

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2004-02-28-elderly-inmates_x.htm

Behind bars: Aging prison population challenges correctional health systems - http://www.nurseweek.com/features/99-7/prison.html