Tag Archives: Alcatraz

Alcatraz Hospital revisited – patients behind bars

Annabelle Slingerland Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, the Netherlands (Summer 2015)     Alcatraz Island While many hospitals and their locations become historic icons for the accomplishments of their staff, Alcatraz Hospital is famous for its very walls, its infamous patients, and treatment. It was a hospital inside a maximum security U.S. federal penitentiary on […]