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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Avoiding the unintended consequences of screening for social determinants of health

A. Garg, R. Boynton-Jarrett, P.H. Dworkin
JAMA

Screening for social determinants of health, which are the health-related social circumstances (e.g., food insecurity and inadequate or unstable housing) in which people live and work, has gained momentum as evidenced by the recent Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services innovation...

2016

Commentaries & Blogs

Screening for social determinants of health among children and families living in poverty: A guide for clinicians

E.K. Chung, B.S. Siegel, A. Garg, K. Conroy, R.S. Gross, D.A. Long, G. Lewis, C. J. Osman, M. Jo Messito, R. Wade, Jr., H. Shonna Yin, J. Cox, A.H. Fierman
Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care

Approximately 20% of all children in the United States live in poverty, which exists in rural, urban, and suburban areas.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Redesigning health care practices to address childhood poverty

A.H. Fierman, A.F. Beck, E.K. Chung, M.M. Tschudy, T.R. Coker, K.B. Mistry, B. Siegel, L.J. Chamberlain, K. Conroy, S.G. Federico, P.J. Flanagan, A. Garg, B.A. Gitterman, A.M. Grace, R.S. Gross, M.K. Hole, P. Klass, C. Kraft, A. Kuo, G. Lewis, K.S. Lobach, D. Long, C. T. Ma, M. Messito, D. Navsaria, K.R. Northrip, C. Osman, M.D. Sadof, A.B. Schickedanz, J. Cox
Acad Pediatr

Child poverty in the United States is widespread and has serious negative effects on the health and well-being of children throughout their life course.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Determinants of health and pediatric primary care practices

A.F. Beck, M.M. Tschudy, T.R. Coker, K.B. Mistry, J.E. Cox, B.A. Gitterman, L.J. Chamberlain, A.M. Grace, M.K. Hole, P.E. Klass, K.S. Lobach, C.T. Ma, D. Navsaria, K.D. Northrip, M.D. Sadof, A.N. Shah, A.H. Fierman
Pediatrics

More than 20% of children nationally live in poverty. Pediatric primary care practices are critical points-of-contact for these patients and their families.

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Addressing basic resource needs to improve primary care quality: A community collaboration programme

S.A. Berkowitz, A.C. Hulberg, C. Hong, B.J. Stowell, K.J. Tirozzi, C.Y. Traore, S.J. Atlas
BMJ Qual Saf

Background: Unmet basic resource needs, such as difficulty affording healthcare, medications, food and housing, may contribute to worse healthcare quality indicators, but interventions are hampered by lack of specific knowledge regarding the distribution of unmet basic resource needs and their...

2016

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Moving electronic medical records upstream: Incorporating social determinants of health

L.M. Gottlieb, K.J. Tirozzi, R. Manchanda, A.R. Burns, M.T. Sandel
Am J Prev Med

Background: Knowledge of the biological pathways and mechanisms connecting social factors with health has increased exponentially over the past 25 years, yet in most clinical settings, screening and intervention around social determinants of health are not part of standard clinical care.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Addressing social determinants of health in the adolescent medical home

T.E. Baer, L. Gottlieb, M. Sandel
Curr Opin Pediatric

Purpose of Review: To provide a framework for addressing the social determinants of health (SDH) in the adolescent medical home.

2013

Peer Reviewed Research

Review, Other Study Design

Addressing the social determinants of health within the patient-centered medical home: Lessons from pediatrics

A. Garg, B. Jack, B. Zuckerman
JAMA

Socioeconomic disparities in health continue to exist, despite advances in medicine. Since the classic Whitehall studies, it has been well known that the social context in which an individual lives and works influences health.

2013

Commentaries & Blogs

Addressing families' unmet social needs within pediatric primary care: The Health Leads model

A. Garg, M. Marino, A.R. Vikani, B.S. Solomon
Clin Pediatr (Phila)

The Institute of Medicine has stated that “practicing in the context of family and community” is a fundamental tenet of primary care. This is particularly important in pediatrics, where social determinants of health powerfully shape children’s well-being.

2012

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Linking urban families to community resources in the context of pediatric primary care

A. Garg, S. Sarkar, M. Marino, R. Onie, B.S. Solomon
Patient Educ Couns

Introduction: Pediatric guidelines emphasize the importance for healthcare providers to view children in the context of family and community, and promote community resources at visits.

2010

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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