Date & Time
Monday, October 2, 2023, 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
420 Insights from California's Office of the Inspector General Medical Inspection Unit*

Since 2008, the OIG was tasked to independently monitor medical care in the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The OIG program is objective, clinically appropriate, and metric-oriented and covers medical care at each California state correctional institution. The methodology involves three phases: data request and sampling, compliance and clinical case review fieldwork, and reporting. Attendees will learn how to incorporate the OIG experience to improve their own quality processes.

Educational Objectives
  • Explain the OIG medical inspection unit program
  • Describe the phases of the inspection process
  • Discuss ways to incorporate the program's qualitative and quantitative components into quality assurance programs

Level: Intermediate