The Occupational Health Service Institute (OHSI)
Health Service Institute (OHSI) exists to provide comprehensive occupational
and environmental health and safety services to individuals, communities
and institutions. Our clients include major corporations, small businesses,
unions, governmental agencies, municipalities, and communities.
We design our services to meet the needs of our clients, including:
corporations with expert occupational medical advice
and case management
and administering international travel programs for groups
medical treatment and health advice to individuals working
in the Arts
health screenings for businesses and unions
patients with occupational and environmental diseases
community and workplace health hazards evaluations
governmental agencies, businesses, and unions on preventive
exists to achieve the service mission of the Great Lakes Centers. Issues
of environmental justice are central to our mission. While we take
a universal approach to improving, promoting, and maintaining the health
of workers and communities, we devote special attention to the problems
and needs of minority and disadvantaged workers and communities, the
specific occupational and environmental safety and health needs of
our region, and to the development of innovative and interdisciplinary
approaches to addressing these needs.
are provided on a not-for-profit, fee-for-service or contract basis.
Proceeds from the Institute are used to fund education, research, and
outreach programs of the Great Lakes Centers.