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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Community asthma initiative: Evaluation of a quality improvement program for comprehensive asthma care

E.R. Woods, U. Bhaumik, S.J. Sommer, S.I. Ziniel, A.J. Kessler, E. Chan, R.B. Wilkinson, M.N. Sesma
Pediatrics

Objectives: The objective of this study was to assess the cost-effectiveness of a quality improvement (QI) program in reducing asthma emergency department (ED) visits, hospitalizations, limitation of physical activity, patient missed school, and parent missed work.

2012

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Enhancing accurate identification of food insecurity using quality-improvement techniques

M.C. Burkhardt, A.F. Beck, P.H. Conway, R.S. Kahn, M.D. Klein
Pediatrics

Background and Objectives: Infants who live in households experiencing food insecurity are at risk for negative health and developmental outcomes.

2012

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Addressing social determinants to improve healthcare quality and reduce cost

S.R. Roberts, J. Crigler, W.E. Lafferty, A.J. Bonham, J.L. Hunter, A.J. Smith, J.W. Banderas, G.L. Early, R.K. King
J Healthc Qual

Most healthcare quality improvement and cost reduction efforts currently focus on care processes, or transitions-for example, the hospital discharge process.

2012

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group, Other Study Design
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