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The Latest News From Armor

Armor Health Hires Chief Pharmacy Officer with More Than Three Decades of Experience      Miami, FL – Armor Health (www.ArmorHealthcare.com), the leading provider of correctional healthcare services providing quality care to state and local correctional facilities nationwide, has introduced Dr. Roberto V. Pichardo, PharmD as...

  Armor Health’s Cumberland County healthcare team recently partnered with the Westbrook Fire Department (WFD) to conduct a COVID vaccination clinic at the jail. WFD is a community vaccine provider. Armor Health’s Service Administrator in Cumberland County Mathew Steinback says the clinic was a pleasant...

  Armor Health Hires Advocate with Decades of Experience in Criminal Justice to Drive Healthcare Company’s Mission to Lower Recidivism Rate The leading provider of correctional healthcare services providing quality care to state and local correctional facilities nationwide has hired M. David McGriff as its...

  “Protection From The Next Pandemic” an article authored by Armor Health’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jimmy Fernandez and Armor’s Chief Infection Prevention Officer Dr. Raj Palraj has been published in the March/April 2021 Edition of Sheriff & Deputy Magazine.  The article discusses the lessons...

Armor Health is proud to announce that the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Office of Detention Oversight (ODO) has given a “Best Practices” grade to Armor Health and our partners at ICA Farmville for our COVID-19 response plan at the Farmville Detention Center. The entire Armor Health family...

Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Vauter for her promotion to the position of Chief Behavioral Health Officer. Before assuming this new role in January, Dr. Vauter was the interim Chief Behavioral Health Officer and the Regional Behavioral Health Director for Virginia.  About the hiring, Armor Chief...

Armor Health is very excited to welcome Amanda Diamantis as the new Senior Director of Talent Acquisition. Amanda comes to Armor with over 18 years of healthcare recruiting experience, including 10 years of correctional healthcare leadership experience.  Amanda earned her Bachelor of Science Degree with...

With Dr. Vauter’s new permanent position, Dr. Sendy Ferguson has been named the new Regional Behavioral Health Director for Virginia. Dr. Ferguson completed her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Neuropsychology at Argosy University in Tampa, Florida. She is licensed as a...

Armor Healthcare extends a warm welcome to Nicolet Bryson. Nicolet joined the Armor team in December as the new Senior Provider Recruiter. Nicolet comes to Armor with over 15 years of recruiting/talent acquisition experience, including 7 years of recent correctional healthcare provider recruiting experience.  Nicolet...

Correctional News, one of the leading correctional industry trade media outlets, featured Armor Health’s Chief Infection Prevention Officer Dr. Raj Palraj in a recently published article. The article detailed Palraj’s new role and how the hiring marks the first-time a correctional healthcare company has established...

With the growth of Armor’s Florida business, we are pleased to announce the return of Dr. Rudy Nunez who will serve as the Regional Medical Director for North Florida. Dr. Nunez has practiced medicine for more than 25 years, the majority of the time has...

Dr. Raj Palraj, an authority in infectious disease medicine, named to new position    Miami, FL – Armor Health, a leading provider of correctional healthcare services providing quality care to state and local correctional facilities nationwide, has taken the unprecedented step of naming the industry’s first...

Corpus Christi, TX – (11/18/2020) – Armor Health has been selected to be the new healthcare service provider at the Nueces County Jail in Corpus Christi, TX. The Nueces County Commissioner’s Court, selected Armor to provide its evidence-based integrated medical, mental health and dental services...

On a very rainy morning in October, Chief Behavioral Health Officer Dr. Rebecca Vauter joined a multidisciplinary, multi-location team with staff from the Virginia Department of Corrections to participate in this year’s NAMI walk in support of and advocacy for individuals who have mental health...

Miami, FL (October 1, 2020) – The Baker County Sheriff’s Office in Macclenny, FL., selected Armor Health to provide quality integrated medical, mental health and dental services to patients at the Baker County Jail under a new contract that began on October 1, 2020. Armor,...

Armor Health, a leading provider of correctional healthcare services providing quality care to state and local correctional facilities nationwide, has named Dr. Gregory Saathoff its new Chief Psychiatrist in Virginia. Dr. Saathoff is one of the region’s most well-known and respected psychiatrists for his role in educating generations of psychiatric clinicians...

Armor Health, a leading provider of integrated correctional healthcare and behavioral health services, continues to make significant investments in its behavioral health programs. The company has added three preeminent correctional mental health professionals to its prominent team of healthcare providers. Dr. Kristina Disney has been...

At Armor Health we know our commitment to providing exceptional health and behavioral care to our patients is fueled by our successful partnerships with our clients. One of the best examples of this success is the work done alongside the team at the Clarke County...

Dear Armor Nurses, National Nurses Day has become one of the largest workday celebrations in the United States. This is the time of year we are able to recognize the amazing nursing staff we have at Armor Health. Please know that every day you go...

We are deeply humbled by letters we’ve received from our staff; we are forever in their debt for their hard work and dedication.To Whom It May Concern: My name is Ashanti’ Samuel, and I am the Occupational Therapist currently practicing full time with Armor Correctional...

Senator Manny Diaz, Jr.’s District 36 office has joined forces with Armor Health to aid the non-profit organization Share Your Heart with important personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 pandemic. “For years, our office has been working with Share Your Heart to aid District...