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IDOC Comprehensive Response To COVID-19

IDOC Preparedness and Response Plan (Adult and Juvenile) The Indiana Department of Correction will manage infectious diseases in correctional facilities through a comprehensive approach which includes prevention, testing, appropriate treatment, education, and infection control measures. This link outlines the details of  how each facility will implement it's primary and secondary prevention measures.

 

Commissioner Directive for Pandemic Response: This Executive Directive presents and authorizes the Indiana Department of Correction’s Pandemic Preparedness and Response Plan. The Plan is effective immediately and is applicable to all Department staff, facilities, visitors, offenders, and youth.

IDOC & Wexford COVID-19 Protocol: The Indiana Department of Correction (IDOC) and Wexford, the contact medical service provider to the IDOC, have been working closely on screening and treatment protocols for any IDOC or Wexford staff, or any offender housed at an IDOC facility, should they be diagnosed as having contracted COVID-19.

Management of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Correctional and Detention Facilities: This document provides interim guidance specific for correctional facilities and detention centers during the outbreak of COVID-19, to ensure continuation of essential public services and protection of the health and safety of incarcerated and detained persons, staff, and visitors. 

Response to Family/Public Inquiries about COVID-19’s Impact on Health Services

Response to Family/Public Inquiries about COVID-19’s Impact on Mental Health Services

Response to Family/Public Inquiries about COVID-19’s Impact on Addiction Recovery Programming

Indiana Dept. of Correction Agreement Provides Free Calls for Offenders During COVID-19: Information on special circumstance visitations and phone calls provided by GTL and Department of Correction.

Stop the Spread of GermsInformation on how to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases like COVID-19.

What You Need to Know: This link will provide you with information on the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), as well as simple everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses.