Evidence & Resource Library

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Part II: A qualitative study of social risk screening acceptability in patients and caregivers

E. Byhoff, E.H. De Marchis, D. Hessler, C. Fichtenberg, N. Adler, A.J. Cohen, K.M. Doran, S. Ettinger de Cuba, E.W. Fleegler, N. Gavin, A.G. Huebschmann, S.T. Lindau, E.L. Tung, M. Raven, S. Jepson, W. Johnson, A.L. Olson, M. Sandel, R.S. Sheward, L.M. Gottlieb
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: This study aimed to better understand patient and caregiver perspectives on social risk screening across different healthcare settings.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Variation in electronic health record documentation of social determinants of health across a national network of community health centers

E.K. Cottrell, K. Dambrun, S. Cowburn, N. Mossman, A.E. Bunce, M. Marino, M. Krancari, R. Gold
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: This paper describes the adoption of an electronic health record-based social determinants of health screening tool in a national network of more than 100 community health centers.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Implementing an electronic system to screen and actively refer to community based agencies for food insecurity in primary care

A.M. Smith, L. Zallman, K. Betts, L. Brukilacchio, F. McCaughan, E. McAleer, N. Kelly, D. Elvin, L. Trumble
Healthc

One of the most commonly experienced barriers to health is food insecurity, defined by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) as “a household-level economic and social condition of limited or uncertain access to adequate food”.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Written versus verbal food insecurity screening in one primary care clinic

D. Palakshappa, M. Goodpasture, L. Albertini, C.L. Brown, J.A. Skelton
Acad Pediatr

Objective: Clinics are increasingly interested in identifying food insecurity (FI), but there is limited data on how to implement FI screening. Our objective was to determine the difference in FI disclosure rates by parents/guardians screened by a written questionnaire compared to verbally.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Assessing and addressing social needs in primary care

C. Drake, H. Eisenson
NEJM Catalyst

While efforts to assess and address social determinants of health (SDOH) in primary care are inherently limited in their ability to address larger systemic challenges, approaches to respond to individual level patient social needs show real potential for improving health and reducing...

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Other Study Design

Time contribution of social workers in care management: Value for older adults

J.M. Rowe, V.M. Rizzo, S.Y. Kang, R. Kukowski , B. Ewald, M. Newman , R. Golden
Prof Case Manag

The purpose of this study was to examine the time contribution of social workers in delivering AIMS (Ambulatory Integration of the Medical and Social), a care management protocol designed to address patients' nonmedical needs, and the association of time contribution with patients' depression...

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

“The coupons and stuff just made it possible”: Economic constraints and patient experiences of a produce prescription program

A.V. Schlosser, K. Joshi, S. Smith, A. Thornton , S.D. Bolen , E.S. Trapl
Transl Behav Med

Although produce prescription (PRx) programs have been shown to improve fruit and vegetable (FV) consumption, few studies have examined how economic constraints influence participant experience.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Intimate partner violence: Identification and response in pediatric health care settings

K.A. Randell, M.I. Ragavan
Clin Pediatr

Childhood exposure to intimate partner violence (IPV) is a public health issue. Approximately 1 in 6 US youth will be exposed to IPV during their childhood.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

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Commentaries & Blogs

The Hunger Vital Sign identifies household food insecurity among children in emergency departments and primary care

R.K. Gattu, G. Paik , Y. Wang, P. Ray, R. Lichenstein, M.M. Black
Children

This study aimed: (1) to examine the sensitivity and specificity of the 2-item Hunger Vital Sign against the 18-item Household Food Security Survey Module (HFSSM) in identifying young children in food insecure households in emergency department and primary care sites and (2) to examine...

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

The feasibility of screening for social determinants of health: Seven lessons learned

H. Bleacher, C. Lyon, L. Mims, K. Cebuhar, A. Begum
Fam Pract Manag

Social determinants of health” (SDOH) has become an inescapable buzzword in family medicine in part because of the magnitude of impact that SDOH have on our patients' wellbeing.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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