JSI’s Lora Shimp visited the Jambiani Health Center in Kusini District, Tanzania during a weekly immunization session meticulously run by two dedicated nurses.
JSI’s Jim Maxwell, Rachel Tobey, and Christine Barron outline five strategies to help community health centers to participate in and/or lead accountable care organizations.
Improving Services through Technology and Innovation is a new publication out from JSI and World Education, highlighting the new technologies our projects are using to make a difference in education and health systems and, ultimately, people’s lives. Scroll through an overview of the innovations here and click on an image to visit the project page, … Continue reading “23 Tech Innovations for Health and Education”
South Sudan has one the highest maternal mortality rates in the world, with more than 2,000 deaths per 100,000 live births. Most women still give birth at home, and very few of those deliveries include skilled attendants. The lack of basic and emergency obstetric care is a major factor behind the high levels of maternal mortality and morbidity there.
As a 17 year old in 1973, I came out as a gay man and joined the battle for “gay rights,” still in its early years.