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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.

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A feasibility study of primary care liaisons: Linking older adults to community resources

A.M. Boll, M. R. Ensey, K.A. Bennett, M.P. O'Leary, B.M. Wise-Swanson, A.M. Verrall, M.V. Vitiello, B.B. Cochrane, E.A. Phelan
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: Programs and services available through the aging services network can help community-dwelling older adults to age in place but are often not discussed in routine primary care.

Keywords: Primary care
Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Safety-net clinic patients are at risk for food insecurity, which is associated with poor diet quality and negative health outcomes. Research on the impact of interventions addressing food insecurity in health care settings is limited.

Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Food insecurity among health care workers in the US

M. Srinivasan, X. Cen, B. Farrar, J.A. Pooler, T. Fish
Health Aff

Food insecurity, or the lack of access to an adequate supply of nutritious food, is associated with poor health outcomes including diabetes, heart disease, and depression.

Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Incorporation of social risk in US Preventive Services Task Force recommendations and identification of key challenges for primary care

K.W. Davidson, A.H. Krist, C. Tseng, M. Simon, C.A. Doubeni, A.R. Kemper, M. Kubik, Q. Ngo-Metzger, J. Mills, A. Borsky
JAMA

Importance: In its mission to improve health, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recognizes the strong relationship between a person’s health and social and economic circumstances as well as persistent inequities in health care delivery. Objective:

Keywords: Primary care
Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Implementation of social needs screening in primary care: A qualitative study using the health equity implementation framework

C. Drake, H. Batchelder, T. Lian, M. Cannady, M. Weinberger, H. Eisenson, E. Esmaili, A. Lewinski, L.L. Zullig, A. Haley, D. Edelman, C.M. Shea
BMC Health Serv Res

Background: Screening in primary care for unmet individual social needs (e.g., housing instability, food insecurity, unemployment, social isolation) is critical to addressing their deleterious effects on patients’ health outcomes.

Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research

Food security and clinical outcomes of the 2017 Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Prescription program

M. Cook, R. Ward, T. Newman, S. Berney, N. Slagel, J. Bussey-Jones, S. Schmidt, J. Sun Lee, A. Webb-Girard
J Nutr Educ Behav

Objective: Evaluate improvements in food security and health outcomes associated with participation in a produce prescription program. Design: Program evaluation with repeated measures over 6 months. Setting: Six sites across Georgia.

Publication year
2021
Resource type
Peer Reviewed Research