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Default Carol S. Young Medical Facility - Texas State Prison Info

Young Medical Facility Complex (GC)

Correctional Institutions Division - Medical Facility

ACA Accredited Unit Since May 2009

Unit Full Name: Carol S. Young Medical Facility

Unit Address and Phone Number: 5509 Attwater Ave., Dickinson, TX 77539 (409) 948-0001 (**129)

Unit Location: Two (2) miles west of Hwy 146, north on Attwater Avenue, in Galveston County

Senior Warden: Monty Hudspeth

Regional Director: Paul Morales, Region III

CI Division Deputy Director: William L. Stephens

Date Unit Established or On Line: February 1996

Total Employees *: 313

Security Employees *: 170

Non-Security Employees *: 31

Windham Education Employees *: (See Terrell Unit)

ontract Medical and Psychiatric Employees *: Medical = 109; Psychiatric = 3

Offender Gender: Female

Maximum Capacity*: Unit: 310

Medical Facility: 141 (Not included in unit capacity)

Custody Levels Housed: G1, G2, Outside TrustyMedical: All levels requiring medical treatment

Approximate Acreage: 43

Agricultural Operations: None

Manufacturing and Logistics Op.: None

Facility Operations: Unit Maintenance

Additional Operations: Special Needs Kitchen

Medical Capabilities: Ambulatory medical, dental and mental health services. UTMB medical hub site. Infirmary with 141 beds, of which 131 are assisted living and extended care and 10 respiratory isolation rooms. Type I Geriatric Facility.On-site specialty clinics for prenatal specialty and pregnancy, dialysis, chronic care, occupational therapy and physical therapy. All services on a single level, including handicapped showers. Medical services closely coordinated with Hospital Galveston. Telemedicine Services available. Managed by UTMB

Educational Programs: Literacy (Adult Basic Education/GED), CHANGES/Pre-Release

Additional Programs/Services: Baby Bonding Program, Baby and Mother Bonding Initiative (BAMBI), Adult Education Program (upon availability), HIV Peer Education, Project RIO, Chaplaincy Services

Community Work Projects: None

Volunteer Initiatives: Substance Abuse Education, Life Skills, Parent Training, Support Groups, Victims Awareness, Religious/Faith Based Studies and Activities

* Data as of July 31, 2010

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