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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Universal screening for social needs in a primary care clinic: A quality improvement approach using the your current life situation survey

K.R. Sundar
Perm J

Context: Kaiser Permanente's Care Management Institute created a screening tool, Your Current Life Situation (YCLS), which primarily is used to identify social needs for populations at risk of high health care utilization.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Identifying opportunities to improve intimate partner violence screening in a primary care system

L. Sharples, C. Nguyen, B. Singh, S. Lin
Fam Med

Background and Objectives: Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a silent epidemic affecting one in three women. The US Preventive Services Task Force recommends routine IPV screening for women of childbearing age, but actual rates of screening in primary care settings are low.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Screening for toxic stress risk factors at well-child visits: The Addressing Social Key Questions for Health study

K. Selvaraj, M.J. Ruiz, J. Aschkenasy, J.D. Chang, A. Heard, M. Minier, A.D. Osta, M. Pavelack, M. Samelson, A. Schwartz, M.A. Scotellaro, A. Seo-Lee, S. Sonu, A. Stillerman, B.W. Bayldon
J Pediatr

Objectives: To determine the prevalence of and demographic characteristics associated with toxic stress risk factors by universal screening, the impact of screening on referral rates to community resources, and the feasibility and acceptability of screening in a medical home setting.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Social determinants of health training in U.S. primary care residency programs: A scoping review

L.A. Gard, J. Peterson, C. Miller, N. Ghosh, Q. Youmans, A. Didwania, S.D. Persell, M. Jean-Jacques, P. Ravenna, M.J. O'Brien, M.S. Goel
Acad Med

Purpose: Medical training has traditionally focused on the proximate determinants of disease, with little focus on how social conditions influence health.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Indianapolis provider's use of wraparound services associated with reduced hospitalizations and emergency department visits

J.R. Vest, L.E. Harris, D.P. Haut, P.K. Halverson, N. Menachemi
Health Affairs

Recent changes to US reimbursement policies are increasingly holding providers financially accountable for patients' health.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Child abuse and neglect risk assessment: Quality improvement in a primary care setting

E.K. Chung, R.S. Gubernick, M. LaNoue, D.J. Abatemarco
Acad Pediatr

Objectives: Practicing Safety (PS) is an AAP toolkit to help practices address child abuse and neglect (CAN) risk by increasing screening and providing resources.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Addressing family homelessness in pediatrics: Progress and possibility

A. Schickedanz, P.J. Chung
Pediatrics

Homelessness during pregnancy or childhood should be unthinkable in a society that treats children and families with dignity. Sandel et al. provide new evidence from 5 cities on just how damaging homelessness in pregnancy and early childhood are to child health.

2018

Commentaries & Blogs

Perceptions and experience of patients, staff, and clinicians with social needs assessment

C. Hamity, A. Jackson, L. Peralta, J. Bellows
Perm J

Context: Assessment of social needs is expanding at Kaiser Permanente (KP), but little is known about how members and clinicians experience the incorporation of social needs into health care.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Adoption of social determinants of health EHR tools by community health centers

R. Gold, A. Bunce, S. Cowburn, K. Dambrun, M. Dearing, M. Middendorf, N. Mossman, C. Hollombe, P. Mahr, G. Melgar, J. Davis, L. Gottlieb, E. Cottrell
Ann Fam Med

Purpose: This pilot study assessed the feasibility of implementing electronic health record (EHR) tools for collecting, reviewing, and acting on patient-reported social determinants of health (SDH) data in community health centers (CHCs). We believe it is the first such US study.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Employment interventions in health settings: A systematic review and synthesis

A.D. Pinto, N. Hassen, A. Craig-Neil
Ann Fam Med

Purpose: Employment is a key social determinant of health. People who are unemployed typically have worse health than those employed. Illness and disability can result in unemployment and be a barrier to regaining employment.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Review
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