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Health Services Division

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Mission Statement

The Indiana Department of Correction Health Services Division prides itself on providing the highest available quality of care to incarcerated individuals. The Addiction Recovery Services, Mental Health Services, Physical Health ServicesTransitional Healthcare Services, and the Breann Leath Maternal Child Health Unit (MCHU) provide numerous services within our facilities and coordinate services for individuals released back into the community.


Meet Our Staff

Chief Medical OfficerDr. DaussDr. Kristen Dauss
317-233-2449

Executive Director of
Physical Health Services

Nikki Tafoya
Nikki Tafoya
317-447-2218 ext.9


Medical Operations Administrator
Bob Burns
Bob Burns
317-233-5736

Executive Director of Transitional Healthcare Services
Christine Daniels
Christine Daniel
317-233-3024


Epidemiologist
Deborah Nichols
Deborah Nichols
317-232-5706

Executive Director of Mental Health Services
Dr. Deanna Dwenger
Dr. Deanna Dwenger
317-601-1705


Career Opportunities

Centurion is proud to partner with the Indiana Department of Correction to provide comprehensive healthcare services.  If you are interested in joining our passionate team of the best and brightest healthcare employees click here .

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