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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The role of US health plans in identifying and addressing social determinants of health: Rationale and recommendations

M. Heisler, A. Navathe, K. DeSalvo, K.G.M. Volpp
Popul Health Manag

The launch of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Accountable Health Community Model in 31 communities nationwide signaled the interest of the largest payer, Medicare, in developing novel strategies for payers to encourage health systems to address SDOH.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

How equity-oriented health care affects health: Key mechanisms and implications for primary health care practice and policy

M. Ford-Gilboe, C.N. Wathen, C. Varcoe, C. Herbert, B.E. Jackson, J.G. Lavoie, B.B. Pauly, N.A. Perrin, V. Smye, B. Wallace, S.T. Wong, A.J. Browne
Milbank Q

Policy Points A consensus regarding the need to orient health systems to address inequities is emerging, with much of this discussion targeting population health interventions and indicators. We know less about applying these approaches to primary health care.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Addressing social determinants of health via Medicaid managed care contracts and section 1115 demonstrations

D. Crumley, J. Lloyd, M. Pucciarello, B. Stapelfeld
Center for Health Care Strategies

The conditions in which people live, learn, work, and play affect health in myriad ways. State Medicaid agencies are increasingly exploring opportunities to address these social determinants of health (SDOH) in an effort to provide more efficient care and improve health outcomes.

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

Developing a screening tool to recognise social determinants of health in Australian clinical settings

K. Browne-Yung, T. Freeman, M. Battersby, D.R. McEvoy, F. Baum
Public Health Res Pract

Objective and importance of study: The importance of social determinants for individual health recovery outcomes is well recognised in public health. However, no succinct social health screening (SHS) tool exists that has been developed with information from clinicians and patients.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Social determinants of health and treatment targets for type 2 diabetes

D.R.B. Miles
Ann Intern Med

Diabetes disproportionately affects vulnerable groups, including racial and ethnic minorities and those at a socioeconomic disadvantage.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Clinical-community partnerships to reduce food insecurity among high-need, high-cost Medicaid patients

K. Rediger, D.R.B. Miles
Ann Intern Med

Cross-sector partnerships between clinical programs and community-based organizations (CBOs) are a promising tool to address food insecurity and could be an important adjunct to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in improving the health of vulnerable patients.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Better clinical care for obesity and diet-related diseases requires a focus on social determinants of health

S. Bleich, C.G. Dunn
NEJM Catalyst

Obesity and diet-related diseases are among the most pressing public health challenges of our time. In the last 30 years, the prevalence of obesity has doubled among American adults and tripled among American children.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Inclusion and exclusion criteria for complex care programs: Survey of approaches

Center for Health Care Strategies

Around the country, innovative health care organizations are developing programs to better coordinate care for people with complex medical, behavioral health, and social needs.

2018

Issue Briefs & Reports

The best year of Angela's life

K.R. Sundar
Perm J

Using a patient story, this narrative demonstrates why health care organizations, specifically primary care clinics, should strive to identify and to address social needs.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Health care steps up to social determinants of health: Current context

L. Solomon, M.H. Kanter
Perm J

The social determinants of health are a major focus for Kaiser Permanente and the broader US health care system.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

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