Jail Health Care Conference


Monday, May 8-Tuesday, May 9, 2017  (Mother’s Day is May 14)
Wilderness Hotel – Glacier Canyon Lodge, Wisconsin Dells

Session planning in progress – please check back for Conference Brochure and link to online registration

– $150 per professional for both days
– $75 per professional for one day
– $75 per student (full time) for both days (there is no on-day rate for students)

Overnight Room Block

A block of Double Queen w/Sofa rooms has been reserved at the Glacier Canyon Lodge for the special room rate of $82 single/$99.99 double/triple/quadruple occupation (this is the State rate). Rooms have microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker…and include waterpark passes.  See the Room Block Invite for more details.
To receive the discounted conference rate, call 1-800-867-9453 and state you are with ‘WNA Annual Jail Health Care Conference’ – Group Number 585569 by April 14, 2017.

Continuing Education Credit

11.0 contact hours of continuing education credit will be available for the 2017 conference.

  • Continuing Nursing Education credit for nurses and other healthcare professionals
  • LESB recertification training credits for law enforcement, jail, and juvenile detention officers
  • NCCHP recertification CE hours for CCHPs

Participants will be required to complete the online conference evaluation by June 29, 2017 (Memorial Day) in order to generate a certificate to document their attendance or CE contact hours earned. The WNA office will be able to provide a replacement copy of your certificate for 6 years following the conference. NOTE: The WNA office will not be able to generate a certificate if you failed to complete the online evaluation by the due date. 

CCHP Testing

The National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC) will offer the CCHP and CCHP-RN certification exams at the Glacier Canyon Lodge on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 3:30-5:30 pm. Visit www.ncchc.org for more information on qualifications and how to apply.
Application Deadline: April 4, 2017


2016 Healthcare Resources Directory – updated September, 2016 – Wisconsin County Jails, Secure Juvenile Detention Facilities, and DOC Adult/Juvenile Institutions.

All conference handouts received from presenters will be posted below about 1 week prior to conference, and will remain posted for several months after the conference.


We welcome your participation!  Please see below for more information and registration forms.
2017 Jail Health Exhibitor Registration Information and Form – PDF
2017 Jail Health Exhibitor Registration Form – fillable Word doc

Questions? Please contact the WNA office at 608-221-0383 or (800) 362-3959

Wisconsin Nurses Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.