Coronavirus Updates from April 3, 2020 MCSA/NCCHC Webinar

Early today the Major County Sheriffs of America (MCSA) along with the National Commission On Correctional Healthcare (NCCHC) held the 3rd Weekly Roundtable For Law Enforcement & Correctional Health Care.

This is a weekly series to support you and your work so you get the most up-to-date and relevant information you need to lead your organization and ensure public health and safety during this unprecedented challenge. Sponsored by the MCSA and NCCHC, the roundtables feature presentations from national experts in correctional health care and public health.

This week’s roundtable covered handling infections among staff and inmates, coordinating with local Board of Health, and a presentation from infectious disease specialists on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).


Sheriff Koutoujian
Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Brent Gibson NCCHC
Brent Gibson, MD, MPH, CCHP-P, Chief Health Officer, NCCHC
Sheriff-Coroner Chad Bianco, Riverside County, California
Sheriff-Coroner Chad Bianco, Riverside County, California
Geoff Stobart
Chief Deputy Geoff Stobart, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, Ohio

Below are links to today’s weekly roundtable webinar video, as well as the presentation slides with specific recommendations from the CDC.

Training and Guidance on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)