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Kimble County Non-Compliance Report

Jail Name
Kimble County 
Report Date
03/02/2021 
Inspector
Jennifer Shumake 
Original Report
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TJP Commentary
  • The inmate medication log/MARS forms demonstrated that jailers are not administering medication as ordered by the prescribing physician
  • Couldn't verify that suicide prevention training has been provided to jailers in accordance with the approved operational plan
  • Did not consistently follow the procedures for intake screening to identify people who are known to be or observed to be mentally disabled and or potentially suicidal and procedures for compliance with referrals to available mental health officials (16.22)
Violation Types
  • Lack of screening as required by 16.22CCP -
  • lack of suicide prevention training -
  • medications not being administered as per doctor's orders -
  • no documentation submitted to prove that a referral was made to an available mental health official as required on the Screening Form -

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