Date & Time
Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM
440 Staying Connected: The Virtual Care Journey in an Australian Prison System*

The Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network provides health care to adults and young people in contact with the forensic mental health and criminal justice systems in New South Wales. Each year, the Network's staff cares for more than 30,000 patients. This presentation shares the virtual care innovation journey the Network is taking toward digital transformation to increase the utilization of virtual care to improve patient access, reduce costs, and improve patient and clinician experience.

Educational Objectives

  • Describe the model of care for justice-involved patients in New South Wales, Australia
  • Identify the modes of virtual care provided in correctional centers in New South Wales
  • Apply the learnings from the outcomes of the project to other correctional settings

Level Basic