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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Disparities in utilization of social determinants of health referrals among children in immigrant families

O.T. Uwemedimo, H. May
Front Pediatr

Objective: Children in immigrant families (CIF) are at elevated risk of experiencing adverse social determinants of health (SDH), particularly material hardship, which contribute to disparate health outcomes.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Desirability of clinic-based financial services in urban pediatric primary care

D. Jaganath, K. Johnson, M.M. Tschudy, K. Topel, B. Stackhouse, B.S. Solomon
J Pediatr

Objectives: To determine the desirability of integrating financial services in pediatric primary care among caregivers and older adolescents.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Community health workers as an extension of care coordination in primary care: A community-based cosupervisory model

J.M. Gunderson, M.L. Wieland, O. Quirindongo-Cedeno, G.B.. Asiedu, J.L. Ridgeway, M.W. O'Brien, T.M. Nelson, R. Buzard, C. Campbell, J.W. Njeru
J Ambul Care Manage

Community health workers (CHWs) bring their unique capacity as liaisons for patients, communities, and health care systems to health care teams. We describe the collaborative development of a community-based CHW program to address the social determinants of health that affect patients.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

"In the clinic they know us": Preferences for clinic-based financial and employment services in urban pediatric primary care

C. Quinn, K. Johnson, C. Raney, J. Baker, K. Topel, M.M. Tschudy, D. Jaganath, B.S. Solomon
Acad Pediatr

Objective: To understand views of adolescent and adult caregivers on integrating employment and financial services into a pediatric primary care clinic serving low-income families.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Maternal depression screening as an opening to address social determinants of children's health

E.L. Schor
JAMA Pediatr

The burgeoning interest in having child health care professionals screen for social determinants of health, including adverse childhood experiences, is getting ahead of the capacity of pediatric practices to implement reliable procedures and to initiate appropriate interventions and referrals...

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

A pilot investigation of food insecurity among children seen in an outpatient pediatric nephrology clinic

M.C. Starr, K. Fisher, K. Thompson, K. Thurber-Smith, S. Hingorani
Prev Med Rep

Food insecurity (FI) is common - affecting one in six American households with children. FI is defined as limited or uncertain availability of nutritionally adequate and safe foods.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Roles and functions of community health workers in primary care

A.L. Hartzler, L. Tuzzio, C. Hsu, E.H. Wagner
Ann Fam Med

Community health workers have potential to enhance primary care access and quality, but remain underutilized. To provide guidance on their integration, we characterized roles and functions of community health workers in primary care through a literature review and synthesis.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Going beyond clinical care to reduce health care spending: Findings from the J-CHIP community-based population health management program evaluation

S.M.E. Murphy, D.E. Hough, M.L. Sylvia, M. Sherry, L.J. Dunbar, R. Zollinger, R. Richardson, S.A. Berkowitz, K.D. Frick
Med Care

Background: Addressing both clinical and nonclinical determinants of health is essential for improving population health outcomes.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Screening for social determinants of health: An opportunity or unreasonable burden?

K.G. Adler
Fam Pract Manag

Should we expand our repertoire in primary care and systematically screen for social determinants of health (SDoH) and make referrals when problems are uncovered?

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

A practical approach to screening for social determinants of health

D.T. O'Guerk, C. Henke
Fam Pract Manag

Decades ago, the historic Whitehall studies demonstrated the impact that social context can have on individuals' health and wellbeing.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

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