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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Embedding civil legal aid services in care for high-utilizing patients using Medical-Legal Partnerships

J. Martin, A. Martin, C. Schultz, M. Sandel
Health Affairs Blog

Mr. Jackson (not his real name) is a 42-year old man who was hospitalized three times in a seven-month period at Lancaster General Hospital in Pennsylvania.

2015

Commentaries & Blogs

Other Study Design

Making the social determinants of health a routine part of medical care

N. Nuruzzaman, M. Broadwin, K. Kourouma, D.P. Olson
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Though the ethical and clinical imperatives to address social and economic factors in the healthcare setting are appreciated by many, screening for conditions takes time, and the reality of limited time competes with the urgency of a clinic visit.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Medical-legal strategies to improve infant health care: a randomized trial

R. Sege, G. Preer, S.J. Morton, H. Cabral, O. Morakinyo, V. Lee, C. Abreu, E. De Vos, M. Kaplan-Sanoff
Pediatrics

Background: Changes in health care delivery create opportunities to improve systems to better meet the needs of low-income families while achieving quality benchmarks.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

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

Can a video curriculum on the social determinants of health affect residents' practice and families' perceptions of care?

M.D. Klein, A.M. Alcamo, A.F. Beck, J.K. O'Toole, D. McLinden, A. Henize, R.S. Kahn
Acad Pediatr

Introduction: Screening and management of the social determinants of health (SDH) are critical for child health promotion.

2014

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

The role of advocacy in occasioning community and organizational change in a medical-legal partnership

K.D. Anderson-Carpenter, V. Collie-Akers, J.D. Colvin, K. Cronin
J Prev Interv Community

Health disparities among low-income individuals remain a significant problem. A number of social determinants are associated with adverse health outcomes. Medical-legal partnerships address legal concerns of low-income individuals to improve health and wellness in adults and children.

2013

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

Doctors and lawyers collaborating to HeLP children--outcomes from a successful partnership between professions

M.D. Klein, A.F. Beck, A.W. Henize, D.S. Parrish, E.E. Fink, R.S. Kahn
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Background: Clear associations exist between socioeconomic risks and health, and these risks are often amenable to legal interventions.

2013

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Rural medical-legal partnership and advocacy: A three-year follow-up study

J.A. Teufel, D. Werner, D. Goffinet, W. Thorne, S.L. Brown, L. Gettinger
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Introduction: Medical-legal partnerships perform advocacy services for vulnerable and underserved populations, who are burdened disproportionately by legal and medical problems.

2012

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
CSV