Academy members receive numerous benefits as well as immense savings.

An online Forum enables Academy members to swap information, ask questions, and converse with colleagues working in correctional health care settings throughout the United States.


  • Complimentary copy of CorrectCare, the official publication of the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC), providing specialized knowledge and expertise necessary in this unique and challenging field.

  • Academy Insider, a weekly e-news brief with current items about happenings in the field of correctional health care, keeping readers informed and up-to-date.


​Discounts available for NCCHC meetings and publications, including the National Conference on Correctional Health Care and NCCHC standards and guidelines.

Car Rental Discount

Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental are now ACHP car rental providers! You can enjoy the valuable benefits of both brands at over 9,100 locations worldwide and also experience speed, choice and control as an Emerald Club member. The Emerald Club is designed to make your car rental experience faster and more convenient. You can enjoy special privileges reserved for frequent renters every time you rent. Click the link to sign up for the Emerald Club www.nationalcar.com.

Career Services
Search or advertise for a job with our Career Services page.  ​

Connect with an experienced colleague who can help you build a successful career in correctional health care.  

Special Events

Admission to free, member-only meetings and other activities at NCCHC conferences.  These events may feature informative speakers, breakfast sessions, or fun-packed activities that offer a respite from a long day of educational sessions.

Education and Advocacy

The Academy holds a designated seat on the Board of the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC), enabling its members to provide input for educational sessions delivered at three major conferences during the year, promulgation of professional standards, and adoption of public policy positions.

Membership Dues

Annual dues are only $75 and those holding a current CCHP designation pay only $50!

Privacy Statement

The Academy of Correctional Health Professionals does not retain any payment information.  The Academy of Correctional Health Professionals  shares membership information with NCCHC only.  If you would like further information, please contact academy@correctionalhealth.org.