Medical Services

All youth detained are provided a health physical within 48 hours of admission. Numerous potentially serious medical problems are identified and treated. Residents are also provided age appropriate health and sexually transmitted disease information by Ingham County Health Department personnel.

If the resident detained takes prescribed medication, please be sure to bring in his/her prescribed medication.  The medication must be in a pharmacy-dispensed bottle with pharmacy instructions for administering. The following information should be on the bottle:

  • Name and address of pharmacy
  • Date of prescription
  • Name of physician
  • Name of patient
  • Medication name
  • Dosage
  • Direction for use-including precautions if any
Staff:
Nurse Practitioner - Ingham County Health Department
Lab Technician - Ingham County Health Department