Our Communications Office is a liaison between the California Correctional Health Care Services and
the public. We issue news releases and respond to information requests from the news media and
the public. We manage all internal and external communications about prison health care and the
federal Receiver charged with reforming the system.
Telephone: (916) 691-6714
Joyce Hayhoe, Director
Elizabeth Gransee, Information Officer
Office of Legislation
The Office of Legislation provides executive policy advice and assistance on matters
impacting the California Correctional Health Care Services. The Office of Legislation develops
and sponsors legislation on behalf of the Receiver J. Clark Kelso, monitors bills of
departmental interest, represents the Receiver on legislative matters, responds to
inquiries from State and federal legislators, tracks the department's legislative reports,
and coordinates inquiries arising from legislative concerns.
Joyce Hayhoe, Director of Legislation