Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and produce early results that are consistent with the objectives of the activities and thus indicate effectiveness.

Carceral-Community Epidemiology, Structural Racism, and COVID-19 Disparities

Reinhart, E., and Chen, D.L.

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Peer Review Study

Data Collection and Analysis
Social and Community Context
Tools Included
Outside U.S.

Data Collection and Reporting

The authors investigated data sources to determine whether short-term jailing of individuals prior to release may drive COVID-19 spread.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

People Who Are Incarcerated

Setting(s) of Implementation

Correctional Facility

Geographic Area of Implementation


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