What is the role of a case manager?

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Prison Consultant Ed Bales discusses the role of a case manager in prison, including making sure an inmate’s medical needs are met and that take advantage of educational opportunities.

    Ed Bales

    Ed Bales is the Managing Director of Federal Prison Consultants, LLC. He has 25 years of related experience. He was a Practice Administrator for a law practice for many years and has developed cutting edge strategies to assist Defendants, Inmates and Attorneys with pre and post sentencing strategies and Federal and State prison advocacy. He has been featured on National and International Broadcasts for both Television and Radio. He is also referenced in several books and Nationally based newspapers as a noted Prison Expert.


    Federal Prison Consultants, LLC is a full service Federal and State prison and sentencing consulting and advocacy firm. The combined experience on staff contains over 200 years of Criminal Justice, Paralegal, Psychological and Advocate experience.

    Host: What is the role of a case manager?

    Ed Bales: A case manager is usually responsible for your team of individuals that are assigned to you in the prison administration to make sure that your medical needs are being met, your educational opportunities are being advanced. That you are in compliance with fines and restitution and just your over all scoring of what they consider, your progress report.