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, 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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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

Addressing racism in medical education an interactive training module

T. White-Davis, J. Edgoose, J.S. Brown Speights, K. Fraser, J.M. Ring, J. Guh, G.W. Saba
Fam Med

Background and objectives: Education of health care clinicians on racial and ethnic disparities has primarily focused on emphasizing statistics and cultural competency, with minimal attention to racism.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without 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

Proactive strategies to address health equity and disparities: Recommendations from a bi-national symposium

J. Haggerty, M.H. Chin, A. Katz, K. Young, J. Foley, A. Groulx, E.J. Perez-Stable, J. Turnbull, J.E. DeVoe, U. Uchendo
J Am Board Fam Med

Introduction: Health inequities persist in Canada and the United States. Both countries show differential health status and health care quality by social characteristics, making zip or postal code a greater predictor of health than genetics.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Addressing social determinants of health through Medicaid Accountable Care Organizations

D. Crumley, M. Pierre-Wright
Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc.

Medicaid accountable care organizations (ACOs) are designed to improve health care quality while delivering more efficient care. But, medical care is only one of several factors affecting health outcomes.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Screening for social determinants of health: Children's hospitals respond

Children’s Hospital Association

This report outlines how children's hospitals are implementing social determinant screening.

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

Caregiver perceptions of a fruit and vegetable prescription programme for low-income paediatric patients

A. Saxe-Custack, H.C. Lofton, M. Hanna-Attisha, C. Victor, G. Reyes, T. Ceja, J. LaChance
Public Health Nutr

Objective: The physical and social environments that surround children should support good health. However, challenges with food security and access prevent many children from consuming a healthy diet, which is critical to proper growth and development.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Qualitative

Clinician experiences with screening for social needs in primary care

S.T. Tong, W.R. Liaw, P.L. Kashiri, J. Pecsok, J. Rozman, A.W. Bazemore, A.H. Krist
J Am Board Fam Med

Background: Despite clear evidence demonstrating the influence of social determinants on health, whether and how clinicians should address these determinants remain unclear. We aimed to understand primary care clinicians' experiences of administering a social needs screening instrument.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Descriptive/Association

Paramedics as a new resource for women experiencing intimate partner violence

S. Sawyer, J. Coles, A. Williams, B. Williams
J Interpers Violence

Intimate partner violence (IPV) has a major impact on the health and well-being of women. The need for a coordinated response from health care professions encountering IPV patients is well established, and guidelines for individual health care professions are needed.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

CSV