Porter County Sheriff Dave Lain is expected to deliver to the County
Commissioners Tuesday the final version of the contract with Correct Care
Solutions to be the healthcare provider at the county jail.
Lain has been working with County Attorney Elizabeth Knight on the final
details of the contract which has been in development since the start of
The sheriff’s department is seeking through CCS a health services
administrator, part-time and full time nurse practitioners, a part-time
medical director, and a full-time mental health professional.
The Commissioners will meet at 1 p.m. inside Room 205 of the County
Administration Building located at 155 Indiana Ave. in Valparaiso.
Lain will also speak to the Commissioners about a video visitation contract.
Also on the agenda, the board will vote on a resolution to adopt a statewide
web-based court case management system.
The Odyssey Case Management system will be available at mycase.in.gov which
is a free service, and provides access to court dockets that can be searched
and links to other courts around the state.
In other business, the Commissioners will name their appointment to the
Porter County Regional Airport Authority.
They will also receive and open bids for the voting equipment storage
remodel in the first level of the parking garage attached to the
Requests from department heads Tuesday include approval of county employee
days at the Porter County Fair, a copier purchase and maintenance agreement
from IT director Sharon Lippens, and an addendum to a consulting agreement
from County Assessor Jon Snyder.
Treasurer Mike Bucko will ask the Commissioners to approve a consulting
agreement, a software agreement and an addendum to the support services
agreement for this fall’s county tax sale.