Our JSI/Boston, MA office shares JSI's philosophy, mission, and values: in all of our work, we are driven by a commitment to improving the health of individuals and communities, with a particular focus on underserved and vulnerable populations. For further information about all of JSI's work around the country, please explore our U.S. services, areas of technical expertise, and projects.
JSI was founded in Boston in 1978 and Boston remains JSI's headquarters today. From its office at 44 Farnsworth Street, JSI oversees both its U.S. and international portfolio of projects. The U.S division of JSI houses staff with technical expertise and experience across the spectrum of health care and public health issues and are available for work across the United States.
WHAT WE DO
Health Care Reform
JSI works with their partners in health-reform and service delivery redesign initiatives on the national, state, and local levels, helping programs and providers at community health centers and rural clinics to respond to and help shape the continually evolving policy environment.
Prince George's County Primary Healthcare Strategic Plan
In collaboration with state and local health departments, community-based organizations, JSI helps ensure that services address the needs of people at risk for or living with HIV, while working to reduce disparities in access to care and health outcomes. We use social media and other innovative strategies to reach population groups where they are, connecting them with quality services.
Research: Using Hierarchical Text Messaging to Help Prevent HIV Infection in Black and Latino Men
Lahey Behavioral Health Strategic Planning
JSI provided strategic planning services to Lahey Health Behavioral Services culminating in facilitation of a strategic planning retreat for its senior leadership team.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Feasibility Study
JSI conducted a feasibility study of Indian Health Service (IHS) services, including behavioral health, contract health and community based programs, to determine if tribal management of these programs is possible, feasible, and beneficial.
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA Foundation
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
- Departments of Public Health
- Human Resource and Services Administration (HRSA)
- Maine Health Access Foundation
- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation