With the help of Wexford Health, the West Virginia State Division of Corrections has saved more than $1 million in medical treatment for inmates over the course of the year.

The Division has also saved money on its medical contract with Wexford Health Services, which previously paid for all inmate hospitalizations up to $5,000 per inmate per year, (Debbie Hissom, health services administrator for the Division of Corrections) said. Quantifying how much the Division saved on the contract is difficult.

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