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Patuxent Institution
(Correctional Mental Health Center – Jessup)

Inmate Phone & Debit Account Information


ConnectNetwork is GTL’s authorized deposit and account management portal. With several different deposit methods available, ConnectNetwork is the quickest and most convenient option to fund a correctional account.

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AdvancePay® Prepaid Telephone Accounts

To accept calls from an inmate at this facility, we recommend you create an AdvancePay® prepaid telephone account. Prepaid calling works by placing money on your phone number so that when your inmate calls you the funds are deducted from the balance on your prepaid account.

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Offender Phone DEBIT Accounts

ConnectNetwork PIN Debit (Offender Phone) accounts allow you to make deposits to an offender’s PIN debit phone account.

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**Please note- fees may apply to all deposit methods. Specific terms are provided when making a deposit.**

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Visiting Hours

Visiting a Maryland correctional facility over the holidays? Many have made changes to visitation for Christmas and New Year's. Check out the updated schedules here.

The following schedule will be used for visits.





Friday: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Saturday/Sunday/Holidays: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
           (Disciplinary Segregation hours are 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.)

Note:  Visitation is subject to cancellation at any time

Patuxent Information

7555 Waterloo Road
Jessup, Maryland 20794
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Phone: (410) 799-3400

Fax: (410) 799-7457

Randall Nero

Acting Warden:
Laura Armstead

Assistant Warden:
Allen Gang

Security Chief:
Orlando Johnson

Visitor Dress Code

All visitors, to include children, must dress appropriately for visitation.  All clothing must cover from the neck to the kneecaps.

The following types of clothing are not allowed to be worn:

  • tube tops, tank tops, or halter tops
  • see-through clothing
  • mini-skirts, mini-dresses, shorts, skorts, or culottes (at or above the kneecap)
  • form-fitting clothes such as leotards, spandex, and leggings
  • clothes that expose a person's midriff, side, or back
  • tops or dresses that have revealing necklines and/or excessive splits
  • coats, jackets, shawls and scarves will be placed in an appropriate area.