Medical care to inmates incarcerated at the Allen County Jail is provided by an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) in cooperation with Allen County Regional Hospital and The Family Physicians of Iola. Prescription and Non-Prescription Over The Counter (OTC) medication is provided to inmates by Corrections Staff as required. If an inmate is in need of additional or immediate medical attention transportation to an appropriate medical care facility is provided. Emergency transport by the Iola Fire Department/Allen County EMS may be summoned if an emergency situation exists.
If an inmate requires any form of medical attention, they can summon assistance from a Corrections Officer through use of an intercom system located within each pod and cell. If you have additional questions regarding medical care for an inmate, please contact the Allen County Jail at 620.365.1402. Current privacy laws and practices may prevent some information from being released.