Evidence & Resource Library

The SIREN Evidence & Resource Library has expanded to include both peer-reviewed publications and other types of resources such as webinars and screening tools/toolkits on medical and social care integration. To limit your search to peer-reviewed articles, select Peer Reviewed Research under Resource Type. If you have questions about how to use the library or suggestions about additional resources, view this help document or write us at siren@ucsf.edu. Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter to get alerts about recent additions to the Evidence & Resource Library.

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Impact of a community health worker program to support caregivers of children with special health care needs and address social determinants of health

M.A. Costich, P.J. Peretz, J.A. Davis, M.S. Stockwell, L.A. Matiz
Clin Pediatr

Few studies have evaluated the effects of a community health worker (CHW) intervention on social determinants and caregiver distress.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Caregivers' experiences with food insecurity screening and impact of food insecurity resources

C.J. Orr, C. Chauvenet, H. Ozgun, C. Pamanes-Duran, K.B. Flower
Clin Pediatr

We explored caregivers’ experiences with food insecurity screening in a primary care setting and the impact of resources provided. English- and Spanish-speaking food insecure caregivers of children aged 1 to 5 years were recruited.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Provider and staff feedback on screening for social and behavioral determinants of health for pediatric patients

E. Byhoff, A. Garg, M. Pellicer, Y. Diaz, G.H. Yoon, M.P. Charn, M.L. Drainoni
J Am Board Fam Med

Introduction: Screening and referral for Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health (SDOH) are increasingly recommended in clinical guidelines and consensus statements.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Implementing an EHR-based screening and referral system to address social determinants of health in primary care

P. Buitron de la Vega, S. Losi, L. Sprague Martinez , A. Bovell-Ammon, A. Garg, T. James, A.M. Ewen, M. Stack, H. DeCarvalho, M. Sandel, R.G. Mishuris, S. Deych, P. Pelletier, N.R. Kressin
Med Care

Background: Social determinants affect health, yet there are few systematic clinical strategies in primary care that leverage electronic health record (EHR) automation to facilitate screening for social needs and resource referrals.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Implementation of an intimate partner violence screening program in a university health care clinic

J. McCarthy, A. Bianchi
J Am Coll Health

Objectives: To examine whether an intimate partner violence (IPV) screening program is related to a positive change in health care providers' knowledge, attitudes, and self-efficacy of IPV screening.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Loneliness in primary care patients: A prevalence study

R.A. Mullen, S. Tong, R.T. Sabo, W.R. Liaw, J. Marshall, D.E. Nease Jr, A.H. Krist, J.J. Frey III
Ann Fam Med

Purpose: Loneliness has important health consequences. Little is known, however, about loneliness in primary care patient populations.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Embedding an immigration legal navigator in a primary care clinic

S. Kimball, M. Maju, N. Singh, L. Sonis
Ann Fam Med

Immigration status functions as an independent social determinant of health.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

From clinic to classroom: A community health center-based program to assist families in accessing pre-k in New York City

A. Hoffman, M. Stange, B. Hackley, M. Kavanaugh, H. Machuca, A. Shapiro
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Medical homes are an underused resource to promote enrollment in high-quality early education in urban areas.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Facilitators and barriers to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program incentive use: Findings from a clinic intervention for low-income patients

A.J. Cohen, K.E. Oatmen, M. Heisler, O.B. Hesterman, E.C. Murphy, S.M. Zick, C.R. Richardson
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: Healthy food incentives matching Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits spent on fruits and vegetables subsidize increased produce consumption among low-income individuals at risk for food insecurity and diet-related disease.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

CommunityRx: A real-world controlled clinical trial of a scalable, low-intensity community resource referral intervention

S.T. Lindau, J.A. Makelarski, E.M. Abramsohn, D.G. Beiser, K. Boyd, C. Chou, M. Giurcanu, E.S. Huang, C. Liao, L.P. Schumm, E.L Tung
Am J Public Health

Objectives: To test the effect of CommunityRx, a scalable, low-intensity intervention that matches patients to community resources on mental health-related quality of life (HRQOL) (primary outcome), physical HRQOL, and confidence in finding resources.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group
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