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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Living in "cold spot" communities is associated with poor health and health quality

W. Liaw, A.H. Krist, S.T. Tong, R. Sabo, C. Hochheimer, J. Rankin, D. Grolling, J. Grandmont, A.W. Bazemore
J Am Board Fam Med

Purpose: Little is known about incorporating community data into clinical care. This study sought to understand the clinical associations of cold spots (census tracts with worse income, education, and composite deprivation).

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Descriptive/Association

Original Texas public health case study: Utilizing students to move upstream with social determinants of health screening

W.C. Lee, S. Guillot-Wright, P. Patel
Texas Public Health Journal

The United States is behind other industrialized nations on most health-related rankings whereas the United States healthcare expenditure is greater than most industrialized nations.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Descriptive/Association

Advancing social prescribing with implementation science

L. Gottlieb, E.K. Cottrell, B. Park, K.D. Clark, R. Gold, C. Fichtenberg
J Am Board Fam Med

As the effectiveness research grows in this field, a second major gap in research will become increasingly relevant to practitioners. This gap involves the evidence base on implementation strategies needed to put these interventions into practice and take them to scale in diverse settings.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Providing home- and community-based nutrition services to low-Income older adults: Promising health plan practices

S. Gibbs, A. Herr
Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc.

State Medicaid agencies and Medicaid health plans increasingly recognize the importance of social support services, including nutritious food, as part of a holistic approach to addressing the needs of low-income older adults and enabling them to live independently.

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

Prescribing food as a specialty drug

A. Feinberg, A. Hess, M. Passaretti, S. Coolbaugh, T.H. Lee
NEJM Catalyst

Despite political uncertainty from Washington, health care is moving away from its focus on fee-for-service and toward value, i.e., meeting patients’ needs as efficiently as possible. To do so, many providers are developing systems to detect and meet patients’ unmet needs.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Descriptive/Association

Health care utilization and expenditures of homeless family members before and after emergency housing

R.E. Clark, L. Weinreb, J.M. Flahive, R.W. Seifert
Am J Public Health

Objectives: To describe longitudinal health service utilization and expenditures for homeless family members before and after entering an emergency shelter.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Ensuring access to quality health care in vulnerable communities

J. Bhatt, P. Bathija
Acad Med

For millions of Americans living in vulnerable rural and urban communities, their hospital is an important, and often their only, source of health care.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Screening for poverty and poverty-related social determinants of health

R.S. Berman, M.R. Patel, P.F. Belamarich, R.S. Gross
Pediatr Rev

Given the known negative outcomes associated with poverty, it is important for pediatricians to identify families living in poverty.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Collection of social determinants of health in the community clinic setting: A cross-sectional study

S.V. Kusnoor, T.Y. Koonce, S.T. Hurley, K.M. McClellan, M.N. Blasingame, E.T. Frakes, L.C. Huang, M.I. Epelbaum, N.B. Giuse
BMC Public Health

Background: Addressing social and behavioral determinants of health (SBDs) may help improve health outcomes of community clinic patients.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Descriptive/Association

How integrating health care with other services offers significant potential benefits

J.R. Lumpkin, B.C. Quinn
Health Affairs Blog

Out of the roughly half a million minutes in a given year, most people spend an average of just 60 minutes in a doctor’s office or hospital. It stands to reason, then, that our health is largely influenced by what happens outside of the health care system.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

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