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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Evaluation of the learning to integrate neighborhoods and clinical care project: Findings from implementing a new lay role into primary care teams to address social determinants of health

C. Hsu, E. Hertel, E. Johnson, C. Cahill, P. Lozano, T. R. Ross, K. Ehrlich, K. Coleman, J. BlueSpruce, A. Cheadle, J. Matthys, M. Chapdelaine, M. Gray, J. Tufte, M. Robbins

Introduction: Health systems increasingly recognize the impact of social determinants of health such as access to housing, transportation, and nutritious food.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Professional medical association policy statements on social health assessments and interventions

G. Gusoff, C. Fichtenberg, L.M. Gottlieb
Perm J

Background: Evidence demonstrating the link between social and economic needs and health outcomes and a concurrent shift toward value-based payment models have incentivized health care delivery system leaders to explore social and economic risk-related screening and intervention programs.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Toward addressing social determinants of health: A health care system strategy

N.L. Friedman, M.P. Banegas
Perm J

Objectives: In the US, there is growing recognition that social factors (eg, financial hardship, food insecurity, housing instability) influence individual and population health. This has led to increased efforts to address these social determinants of health (SDH) within the delivery system....

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Medical-legal partnership: Lessons from five diverse MLPs in New Haven, Connecticut

E.A. Benfer, A.R. Gluck, K.L. Kraschel
J Law Med Ethics

This article examines five different Medical-Legal Partnerships (MLPs) associated with Yale Law School in New Haven, Connecticut to illustrate how MLP addresses the social determinants of poor health.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

The role of community health needs assessments in medicalizing poverty

A. Caffrey, C.Pointer, D. Steward, S. Vohra
J Law Med Ethics

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), passed in 2010, is considered by many to be the most significant healthcare overhaul since the 1960s, but part of its promise - improvement of population health through requirements for non-profit hospitals to provide "community benefit" -...

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Measuring patients’ basic resource needs: The role of a small survey to guide operational decisions

J.F. Steiner, T.K. Kimpo, C.I. Lawton, A.T. Sterrett, A.R. Paolino, C. Zeng
Perm J

Introduction: Increasingly, health care systems use systematic surveys of their patients to identify basic resource needs such as food insecurity. Surveys of small patient samples can help these systems improve existing instruments and explore new measures.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Capturing social health data in electronic systems: A systematic review

A.Venzon, T.B. Le, K. Kim
Comput Inform Nurs

This systematic review explored the current state of social determinants of health data in electronic systems in the literature, specifically (1) how the data are currently collected, captured, and coded; (2) the modes employed to capture these data; and (3) the electronic systems used to...

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Decoding social determinants of health

M. Reidhead
Missouri Hospital Association

The conversion of diagnostic coding from the ninth to the 10th revision of the International Classification of Diseases in October 2015 created an opportunity for health care providers to identify, diagnose and document patients with social complexity in a uniform diagnostic and billing data...

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

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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

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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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