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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Lost in translation? Evidence on social needs screening and intervention in clinical care

L. Gottlieb

At the 2018 Root Cause Coalition Summit, SIREN Director Laura Gottlieb presented the results of two separate social needs intervention studies and asks: What should have happened next?

2018

Webinar Slides & Recordings

Resident documentation of social determinants of health: Effects of a teaching tool in the outpatient setting

M Patel, E Bathory, J Scholnick, T White-Davis, J Choi, S Braganza
Clin Pediatr

Social determinants of health (SDH) significantly affect the health of children and thus, screening is important in pediatric primary care. We assessed the use of a formal social history taking tool after a 2-phase intervention.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

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

How are Massachusetts community-based organizations responding to the health care sector’s entry into social determinants of health?

E. Byhoff, L.A. Taylor
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation

With a growing focus on population health and value-based care nationwide, the health care sector is increasingly recognizing the impact that social and environmental factors have on the health and health care utilization of low-income and other vulnerable populations.

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

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)

Providing no-cost transport to patients in an underserved area: Impact on access to physical therapy

A.M. Bove, S.T. Gough, L.R.M. Hausmann
Physiotherapy theory and practice

Background: Barriers to accessing outpatient health care services are common and contribute to poor health outcomes. We describe the efforts of a private practice physical therapy (PT) clinic to reduce these barriers by offering a door-to-door van service at no cost to patients.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Screening for social needs

Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation

It is increasingly recognized that social determinants of health—factors such as socioeconomic status, education, housing stability, nutrition and access to health care—have a greater impact on the health of individuals than genetic predispositions or medical care.

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

Review

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

Why effective interventions do not work for all patients: Exploring variation in response to a chronic disease management intervention

M. Edlind, N. Mitra, D. Grande, F.K. Barg, T. Carter, L. Turr, K. Glanz, J.A. Long, S. Kangovi
Med Care

BACKGROUND: Half of all Americans have a chronic disease. Promoting healthy behaviors to decrease this burden is a national priority. A number of behavioral interventions have proven efficacy; yet even the most effective of these has high levels of nonresponse.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT), Other Study Design
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