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  • Building the Evidence for Domestic Violence Services and Interventions: Intermediate Health and Patient-Centered Outcomes
    July, 2017 - Since 2015, JSI has partnered with the Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) to support strengthening the evidence base for the impact of DV programs in order to sustain DV services and interventions long-term. As part of this work, JSI conducted a literature review to determine the range of intermediate ...
  • Domestic Violence Health Care Partnerships (DVHCP) Sustainability Primer
    June, 2017 - The Domestic Violence Health Care Partnerships (DVHCP) Sustainability Primer is a tool that will provide DVHCP partners guidance on three fundamental aspects of sustainability: Developing a value proposition Designing a funding approach Identifying funding sources. There is no one-size-fits-all approach or single, adequate source of funding. These materials and concepts ...
  • Healthy Schools Healthy Communities Evaluation Report: Year 3 (2015-2016) Key Findings
    September, 2016 - This report summarizes key findings from data collected during Year 3 for the 33 school districts (August 1, 2015-July 31, 2016) and community partners (August 1, 2015-July 31, 2016). JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (JSI) was contracted by MFH to conduct a comprehensive evaluation of HSHC’s school, community, and ...
  • Identifying and Vaccinating Uninsured Adults - Strategies and Practices
    June, 2017 - The Identifying and Vaccinating Uninsured Adults guide assists state and local immunization programs and their partners in identifying and vaccinating uninsured and underinsured adults. This guide includes strategies, practices, and resources from 13 selected state immunization programs and their partners that have implemented activities or programs to improve access to ...
  • Prevent Lyme Disease Poster
    2017 - This poster was created to educate the public about Lyme disease and tick prevention to protect them from tick bites and tick-born diseases. Produced for Tick Free NH. JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc., 2017. Download (PDF, 492 KB) ...
  • Redesigning Primary Health Care Teams for Population Health and Quality Improvement
    May, 2017 - Over a the-year period, Penobscot Community Health Care, a federally qualified health center in Maine, implemented a primary care transformation initiative that redesigned its care teams and their workflows. Under this “Delegate Model,” Penobscot physicians assign tasks that they used to perform to trained care team medical assistants (CTMAs). The ...
  • Rhode Island Department of Public Health Beach Program 2009 Season Report
    March, 2010 - The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) is responsible for the licensing and regulation of bathing beach facilities in the State of Rhode Island. This includes both fresh and saltwater beaches. Funding for the beach program is provided by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA). These funds support primary ...
  • Risk Adjustment's New Frontier: Social Determinants of Health
    June, 2017 - MassHealth is incorporating a new risk adjustment method as part of an important shift toward recognizing and ultimately addressing behavioral risk factors and social determinants of health. This short brief seeks to articulate why this development offers substantial promise. We also will attempt to demystify risk adjustment for non-experts. JSI, ...
  • The Benefits Divide: Workers at Lower-Wage Firms and Employer-Sponsored Insurance in Massachusetts
    August, 2017 - The low-wage workforce is growing, including in Massachusetts, leading to a greater disparity in health insurance coverage and health care access. In partnership with the Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA), JSI and CHIA developed this report to examine insurance hurdles facing lower-wage workers. 2017. Download (PDF, 915 KB) ...
  • Vermont Tobacco Control Program: Strategic Evaluation & Performance Measurement Plan, 2015 - 2020
    March, 2016 - The Vermont Tobacco Control Program’s (VTCP) strategic evaluation and performance measurement plan (SEP) serves as the evaluation and monitoring portfolio for the five-year project period, 2015-2020, laying out the rationale, general content, scope, and sequence of the evaluations the Program plans to conduct. The VTCP’s evaluation activities will assess overall ...
  • Vermont Tobacco Control State Plan, 2015 - 2020
    July, 2016 - The Vermont Tobacco Control State Plan (state plan) defines goals, objectives, and priority strategies and activities to guide the state’s tobacco prevention and control work during 2015–2020. This plan builds on the Vermont Tobacco Evaluation and Review Board’s previous comprehensive work plan for 2014–2017. The plan is intended to provide ...