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 [email protected]. Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter to get alerts about recent additions to the Evidence & Resource Library.

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Homelessness among patients in a southeastern safety net emergency department

T.S. Jackson, T.P. Moran, J. Lin, J. Ackerman, B.A. Salhi
South Med J

Objectives: Emergency departments (EDs) are important providers for homeless individuals, providing vital health care and meeting the subsistence needs of many homeless patients (eg, food, water, shelter).

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Transportation preferences of patients discharged from the emergency department in the era of ridesharing apps

A. Tomar, S.S. Ganesh, J.R. Richards
Emerg Med

Introduction: Patients discharged from the emergency department (ED) may encounter difficulty finding transportation home, increasing length of stay and ED crowding.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Community health workers in the emergency department-can they help with chronic hypertension care

B. Foster, K. Dawood, C. Pearson, J. Manteuffel
Curr Hypertens Rep

Purpose of review: To review community health worker (CHW) interventions tailored for hypertension management and to determine if the emergency department (ED) population would benefit from such interventions.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Effects of a transitional care practice for a vulnerable population: A pragmatic, randomized comparative effectiveness trial

D.T. Liss, R.T. Ackermann, A. Cooper, E.A. Finch, C. Hurt, N. Lancki, A. Rogers, A. Sheth, C. Teter, C. Schaeffer
J Gen Intern Med

Background: There is limited experimental evidence on transitional care interventions beyond 30 days post-discharge and in vulnerable populations.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Interventions to decrease use in prehospital and emergency care settings among super-utilizers in the united states: A systematic review

S. Iovan, P.M. Lantz, K. Allan, M. Abir
Med Care Res Rev

Interest in high users of acute care continues to grow as health care organizations look to deliver cost-effective and high-quality care to patients.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

A 60-second survey to identify patients’ unmet social needs

S.R. Reves, J.P. O’Neal, M.M. Gonzalez, C. McHenry, M. Favour, R.S. Etz
Ann Fam Med

The connection between poor social determinants of health and high utilization of health care is well established. The use of emergency departments for illnesses manageable within the community is common, as are hospitalizations due to preventable disease complications.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Homeless status documentation at a metropolitan hospital emergency department

S.J. Lee, P. Thomas, H. Newnham, J. Freidin, C. Smith, J. Lowthian, F. Borghmans, R.A. Gocentas, D. De Silva, S. Stafrace
Emerg Med Australas

Objective: This study compared the prevalence of homelessness in consecutive patients presenting to a metropolitan hospital ED measured via a prospective housing screen with the prevalence of homelessness determined via retrospective audit of hospital data.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

CommunityRx: A real-world controlled clinical trial of a scalable, low-intensity community resource referral intervention

S.T. Lindau, J.A. Makelarski, E.M. Abramsohn, D.G. Beiser, K. Boyd, C. Chou, M. Giurcanu, E.S. Huang, C. Liao, L.P. Schumm, E.L Tung
Am J Public Health

Objectives: To test the effect of CommunityRx, a scalable, low-intensity intervention that matches patients to community resources on mental health-related quality of life (HRQOL) (primary outcome), physical HRQOL, and confidence in finding resources.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

A qualitative study examining stakeholder perspectives of a local child abuse program in community emergency departments

G. Tiyyagura, P. Schaeffer, M. Gawel, J.M. Leventhal, M. Auerbach, A.G. Asnes
Acad Pediatr

Objectives: Emergency Department (ED) providers may fail to recognize or report child abuse and/or neglect (CAN).

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Universal intimate-partner violence assessment in the pediatric emergency department and urgent care setting: A retrospective review

M. Litzau, M. Denise Dowd, J. Stallbaumer-Rouyer, M.K. Miller, K.A. Randell
Pediatr Emerg Care

Objective: The aim of this study was to examine universal intimate-partner violence (IPV) assessment in the pediatric acute care setting.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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