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​Provision of health services

Terms of reference

The Inspector of Custodial Services will examine the provision of health services in NSW correctional facilities, with particular reference to:

  • relevant legislation and standards
  • the operation of different service delivery models, including policies, procedures and practices
  • the health status and needs of inmates
  • the health services available to inmates, including primary, specialist and allied health services
  • inmates’ access to health services, including the impact of resourcing and custodial regimes
  • any other related matter.

The following centres have been selected for this inspection:

  • Cessnock Correctional Centre
  • John Morony Correctional Centre
  • Junee Correctional Centre
  • Tamworth Correctional Centre
  • Prince of Wales Hospital, secure unit.

We will also conduct a number of liaison visits to inform this inspection. Centres visited will include:

  • Metropolitan Reception and Remand Centre, Silverwater
  • Long Bay Hospital.

Terms of reference [PDF, 146KB]