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28 August 2012

NaphCare Inc., Expands Medical Care Partnership With Federal Medical Center (FMC) Butner in Butner, North Carolina

BIRMINGHAM, AL – NaphCare, Inc., a Birmingham, AL based independent provider of comprehensive correctional healthcare and corrections-based technology services, was recently awarded a new five-year contract expanding services as a medical partner with the Federal Medical Center (FMC), located in Butner, NC.

NaphCare began its partnership with FMC Butner earlier in 2012 through an award for services including on-site diagnostic imaging, radiation therapy, and neuro-diagnostic for an average inmate population of 5,016. This newly awarded contract, will require NaphCare to begin services immediately. NaphCare services for FMC Butner will include general surgery and gastroenterology. These services also will provide specialty clinical consults and follow-ups in addition to necessary surgical procedures.

“It has always been our focus to find cost-efficient ways to provide high-quality services for our partners. By providing onsite clinics and procedures, we will help eliminate outside medical trips resulting in substantial savings for FMC Butner,” said Katherine Tarica, Vice-President of Off-Site Operations for NaphCare. “Signing this new agreement for expansion of services attests to our experience in the industry and reflects our commitment in delivering services unique to each facility’s needs.”

Headquartered in Birmingham, AL, NaphCare has over two decades of experience managing a full range of diverse healthcare programs for inmates. More than 1,000 dedicated healthcare professionals currently provide services to over 95,000 inmates in 30 states for 50 clients.