NCJA/BJA Webinar - Expanding Treatment: How the Affordable Care Act Can Impact Criminal Justice Systems
Don’t forget to register for the National Criminal Justice Association (NCJA)/Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) webinar, Expanding Treatment: How the Affordable Care Act Can Impact Criminal Justice Systems. The webinar will take place on Monday, July 29, from 3 – 4 p.m. EST. This webinar will examine how the expansion of Medicaid and the creation of insurance exchanges may impact state and local criminal justice systems. Presenters will describe state and local planning efforts currently underway in Illinois that aim to leverage these new resources to reduce recidivism and build public safety. Speakers for this webinar include Maureen McDonnell, Director of Business and Health Care Strategy Development for Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities (TASC) and Jack Cutrone, Executive Director of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (ICJIA). For more information on the event and how to register, click on the link below.