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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Physician burnout and higher clinic capacity to address patients' social needs

E. De Marchis, M. Knox, D. Hessler, R. Willard-Grace, J.N. Olayiwola, L.E. Peterson, K. Grumbach, L.M. Gottlieb
J Am Board Fam Med

Background: A recent regional study found lower burnout among primary care clinicians who perceived that their clinic had greater capacity to meet patients' social needs.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Free tax services in pediatric clinics

L.E. Marcil, M.K. Hole, L.M. Wenren, M.S. Schuler, B.S. Zuckerman, R.J. Vinci
Pediatrics

Objectives: The earned income tax credit (EITC), refundable monies for America's working poor, is associated with improved child health. Yet, 20% of eligible families do not receive it.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Primary care providers' perspectives on screening older adult patients for food insecurity

J.A. Pooler, V.A. Hoffman, F.J. Karva
J Aging Soc Policy

Food insecurity has been associated with poor health and health outcomes among older adults, yet food assistance resources are available and underutilized.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Association of rideshare-based transportation services and missed primary care appointments: A clinical trial

K.H. Chaiyachati, R.A. Hubbard, A. Yeager, B. Mugo, S. Lopez, E. Asch, C. Shi, J.A. Shea, R. Rosin, D. Grande
JAMA internal medicine

Importance: Transportation barriers contribute to missed primary care appointments for patients with Medicaid. Rideshare services have been proposed as alternatives to nonemergency medical transportation programs because of convenience and lower costs.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Integration of the Safe Environment for Every Kid (SEEK) model across primary care settings

E.A. Eismann, J. Theuerling, S. Maguire, E.A. Hente, R.A. Shapiro
Clin Pediatr

This project sought to assess the generalizability, barriers, and facilitators of implementing the Safe Environment for Every Kid (SEEK) model for addressing psychosocial risk factors for maltreatment across multiple primary care settings, including a pediatric practice, federally qualified...

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group, Other Study Design

Mechanisms associated with clinical improvement in interventions that address health-related social needs: A mixed-methods analysis

S.A. Berkowitz, A.C. Hulberg, H. Placzek, A. Dangora, J. Gomez, S. Standish, S.J. Atlas
Popul Health Manag

Linking individuals to community resources in order to help meet health-related social needs, such as food, medications, or transportation, may improve clinical outcomes. However, little is known about the mechanisms whereby such linkage interventions might improve health.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group, Other Study Design

Addressing adverse childhood experiences and health risk behaviors among low-income, Black primary care patients: Testing feasibility of a motivation-based intervention

E. Goldstein, J. Topitzes, J. Birstler, R.L. Brown
Gen Hosp Psychiatry

Objective: This pilot study tests the feasibility of implementing a two-session intervention that addresses adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), post-traumatic stress symptoms, and health risk behaviors (HRBs) among Black primary care patients.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

How equity-oriented health care affects health: Key mechanisms and implications for primary health care practice and policy

M. Ford-Gilboe, C.N. Wathen, C. Varcoe, C. Herbert, B.E. Jackson, J.G. Lavoie, B.B. Pauly, N.A. Perrin, V. Smye, B. Wallace, S.T. Wong, A.J. Browne
Milbank Q

Policy Points A consensus regarding the need to orient health systems to address inequities is emerging, with much of this discussion targeting population health interventions and indicators. We know less about applying these approaches to primary health care.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Universal screening for social needs in a primary care clinic: A quality improvement approach using the your current life situation survey

K.R. Sundar
Perm J

Context: Kaiser Permanente's Care Management Institute created a screening tool, Your Current Life Situation (YCLS), which primarily is used to identify social needs for populations at risk of high health care utilization.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Identifying opportunities to improve intimate partner violence screening in a primary care system

L. Sharples, C. Nguyen, B. Singh, S. Lin
Fam Med

Background and Objectives: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a silent epidemic affecting one in three women. The US Preventive Services Task Force recommends routine IPV screening for women of childbearing age, but actual rates of screening in primary care settings are low.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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