Webinars & Videos

SIREN has collected educational videos and webinars that highlight research on programs that address social needs in clinical care settings.

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Using Community Health Workers and Volunteers to Reach Complex Needs Populations

May 17, 2017
| Caitlin Thomas-HenkelLara ShadwickJane EmmertLinda DunbarDebra HickmanDemetrius FrazierWill TorrienteRachel Davis

To effectively reach individuals with complex medical and social needs, health care delivery systems are increasingly incorporating alternative roles into care teams, including community health workers, volunteers, neighborhood navigators, community paramedics, or pharmacists. This three-part...

Measuring Social Determinants of Health among Low-Income Populations: Early Insights from State Initiatives

Tricia McGinnis, MPP, MPHPamela Riley, MD, MPHAnna Spencer, MPHSarah BartelmannArlene Ash, PhD

Understanding the health-related social needs of patients could help guide state Medicaid and other public agencies in supporting interventions to improve health outcomes for individuals with complex health and social needs. Scant best practice information is available, however, to inform state...

Designing EHR Tools for Collecting, Summarizing, & Acting on Patient-Reported SDH, in CHCs: A Stakeholder-Driven Process

Rachel Gold & Erika Cottrell, OCHIN

This presentation describes the current research being carried out by SIREN RAC members Rachel Gold and Erika Cottrell of OCHIN. They are investigating how to collect and track social determinants of health data in electronic health records at...

Identifying Legal Needs in the Clinical Setting: How to Ensure Effective Medical-Legal Partnership Screening

Sharena Hagins, National Center for Medical-Legal PartnershipsJennie Light, The Advisory Board CompanyBraden Lang, The Advisory Board Company

Presenters from the The Advisory Board Company (ABC), a health care strategic consulting firm, and the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnerships share information on a common screener that can be used by MLPs in a range of settings. The screener was developed by ABC after they reviewed all...

Creating Health: Socioeconomic Status and Child Health - Research and Intervention

Evan Scott Fieldston, MD, MBA, MSHPJeffrey Colvin, MD, JD

This two-part presentation from the Children's Hospital Association incorporates the research background that recognizes the need for universal screening on social determinants of health and the practical intervention on how that screening can be easily incorporated into daily physician practice...

Advances in Improving Social and Medical Care Integration

Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH

Hosted in partnership with the UCSF Center for Excellence in Primary Care (CEPC), with support from Blue Shield of California Foundation, this webinar features Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH, discussing ways to improve social and medical care integration.