Evidence & Resource Library

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Inpatient Medicaid usage and expenditure patterns after changes in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefit levels

R.A. Sonik, S.L. Parish, M. Mitra
Prev Chronic Dis

Introduction: Food insecurity worsens health outcomes and is associated with increased health care usage and expenditures. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) reduces but does not eliminate recipients' food insecurity.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Timing and duration of pre- and postnatal homelessness and the health of young children

M. Sandel, R. Sheward, S. Ettinger de Cuba, S. Coleman, T. Heeren, M.M. Black, P.H. Casey, M. Chilton, J. Cook, D.B. Cutts, R. Rose-Jacobs, D.A. Frank
Pediatrics

Objectives: Prenatal homelessness is associated with elevated risks of adverse neonatal outcomes. How the timing and duration of homelessness during pregnancy and/or a child's early life relate to postnatal child health is unclear.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Costs associated with health care services accessed through VA and in the community through Medicare for veterans experiencing homelessness

R.E. Nelson, Y. Suo, W. Pettey, M. Vanneman, A.E. Montgomery, T. Byrne, J.D. Fargo, A.V. Gundlapalli
Health Serv Res

Objective: To estimate health care utilization and costs incurred by homeless Veterans relative to nonhomeless Veterans and to examine the impact of a VA homelessness program on these outcomes.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Medical-legal partnership interventions and child development: Cross-sector partnerships to address social determinants of health

K.A. Ruble, K. Mitchell, K. Sease
Institute for Child Success

The challenges facing the healthcare delivery system are multifaceted and complex, with a wide range of stakeholders looking to both improve public health while reducing costs and burdens on the healthcare system.

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

Other Study Design

Whole person care in under-resourced communities: Stakeholder priorities at long-term follow-up in community partners in care

D. Khodyakov, M.Z. Sharif, F. Jones, S.M. Heller, E. Pulido, K.B. Wells, E. Bromley
Ethn Dis

Objective: Depressed individuals may require help from different agencies to address health and social needs, but how such coordination occurs in under-resourced communities is poorly understood.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Medicare beneficiaries living in housing with supportive services experienced lower hospital use than others

M.K. Gusmano, V.G. Rodwin, D. Weisz
Health Affairs

There is strong evidence that housing conditions affect population health, but evidence is limited on the extent to which housing with supportive social services can maintain population health and reduce the use of expensive hospital services.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Caring for "super-utilizers": Neoliberal social assistance in the safety-net

M.D. Fleming, J.K. Shim, I. Yen, M. Van Natta, C. Hanssmann, N.J. Burke
Med Anthropol Q

Hospitals throughout the United States are implementing new forms of care delivery meant to address social needs for structurally vulnerable patients as a strategy to prevent emergency department visits and hospitalizations and to thereby reduce costs.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

A dual-method approach to identifying intimate partner violence within a Level 1 trauma center

S. DiVietro, R. Beebe, D. Grasso, C. Green, D. Joseph, G.D. Lapidus
J Trauma Acute Care Surg

Background: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious public health problem leading many health care organizations to recommend universal screening as part of standard health care practice. Prior work shows that most IPV victims and perpetrators are unidentified by health care staff.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Child abuse and neglect risk assessment: Quality improvement in a primary care setting

E.K. Chung, R.S. Gubernick, M. LaNoue, D.J. Abatemarco
Acad Pediatr

Objectives: Practicing Safety (PS) is an AAP toolkit to help practices address child abuse and neglect (CAN) risk by increasing screening and providing resources.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Predictive modeling of housing instability and homelessness in the Veterans Health Administration

T. Byrne, A.E. Montgomery, J.D. Fargo
Health Serv Res

Objective: To develop and test predictive models of housing instability and homelessness based on responses to a brief screening instrument administered throughout the Veterans Health Administration (VHA).

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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