The Medical Post: Transformations sweeping jail healthcare structures can improve care and reduce costs
Calian's Dr. Nick Withers shares his opinion on the recent change made by the B.C. government to shift responsibility for healthcare in the province’s correctional facilities from the public safety portfolio to the health ministry.
Dr. Nick Withers is Calian Health’s medical director responsible for the Surrey Jail, and is an ER physician on Vancouver Island. He is a proud veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces and Afghanistan conflict where he commanded the Health Services Unit.