Report 2016-131 Recommendation 16 Responses
Report 2016-131: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation: It Must Increase Its Efforts to Prevent and Respond to Inmate Suicides (Release Date: August 2017)
Recommendation #16 To: Corrections and Rehabilitation, Department of
To ensure that prisons comply with its policies related to suicide prevention and response, Corrections should continue to develop its audit process and implement it at all prisons by February 2018. The process should include, but not be limited to, audits of the quality of prisons' risk evaluations and treatment plans.
60-Day Agency Response
The Quality Management program continues to work with the Office of the Special Master in refining the CQIT and associated reports. The Chart Audit Tool, which evaluates SRASHE and treatment plans, is in use and will continue to be utilized.
- Estimated Completion Date: To Be Determined
- Response Date: October 2017
California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Pending
Agency responses received are posted verbatim.