Medical Services

The St. Charles County Department of Corrections: Medical Services Division is staffed by nurses, physicians, dentists, dental assistants, psychiatrists, and licensed mental health counselors. Inmates / detainees are screened upon arrival at the facility for various health concerns. The Medical Services Division practices evidence-based medication and treatment.

Services Provided
  • Medical and mental health screenings of all inmates booked into the facility
  • Nursing services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Tuberculosis (TB) skin tests
  • Physical assessments
  • Medication administration to all inmates who have prescribed medications
  • Nursing sick call and treatments 7 days a week
  • Physician care
  • Psychiatric care
  • Mental health services
  • Dental services
  • Responds to all medical emergencies within the facility
  • On-site x-ray capabilities
  • On-site lab tests conducted
  • Inmate worker clearance
  • Maintenance of all inmate medical records