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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Cooling the hot spots where child hospitalization rates are high: A neighborhood approach to population health

A.F. Beck, K.L. Anderson, K. Rich , S.C. Taylor, S.B. Iyer, U.R. Kotagal, R.S. Kahn
Health Aff

Improving population health requires a focus on neighborhoods with high rates of illness. We aimed to reduce hospital days for children from two high-morbidity, high-poverty neighborhoods in Cincinnati, Ohio, to narrow the gap between their neighborhoods and healthier ones.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Value of neighborhood socioeconomic status in predicting risk of outcomes in studies that use electronic health record data

N.A. Bhavsar, A. Gao, M. Phelan, N.J. Pagidipati, B.A. Goldstein
JAMA Network Open

Importance: Data from electronic health records (EHRs) are increasingly used for risk prediction. However, EHRs do not reliably collect sociodemographic and neighborhood information, which has been shown to be associated with health.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Uses and misuses of patient- and neighborhood-level social determinants of health data

L.M. Gottlieb, D.E. Francis, A.F. Beck
Perm J

Health care leaders in the US are actively exploring strategies to identify and address patients’ social and economic hardships as part of high-quality clinical care.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Assessing the capacity of social determinants of health data to augment predictive models identifying patients in need of wraparound social services

S.N. Kasthurirathne, J.R. Vest, N. Menachemi, P.K. Halverson, S.J. Grannis
J Am Med Inform Assoc

Introduction: A growing variety of diverse data sources is emerging to better inform health care delivery and health outcomes.

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

FACETS: Using open data to measure community social determinants of health

M.N. Cantor, R. Chandras, C. Pulgarin
J Am Med Inform Assoc

Objective: To develop a dataset based on open data sources reflective of community-level social determinants of health (SDH).

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Living in "cold spot" communities is associated with poor health and health quality

W. Liaw, A.H. Krist, S.T. Tong, R. Sabo, C. Hochheimer, J. Rankin, D. Grolling, J. Grandmont, A.W. Bazemore
J Am Board Fam Med

Purpose: Little is known about incorporating community data into clinical care. This study sought to understand the clinical associations of cold spots (census tracts with worse income, education, and composite deprivation).

2018

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Enhancing administrative data to predict emergency department utilization: the role of neighborhood sociodemographics

L.M. Lines, A.B. Rosen, A.S. Ash
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Much of emergency department use is avoidable, and high-quality primary care can reduce it, but performance measures related to ED use may be inadequately risk-adjusted.

2017

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Social determinants of health in managed care payment formulas

A.S. Ash, E.O. Mick, R.P. Ellis, C.I. Kiefe, J.J. Allison, M.A. Clark
JAMA Intern Med

Importance: Managed care payment formulas commonly allocate more money for medically complex populations, but ignore most social determinants of health (SDH).

2017

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

“Community vital signs”: Incorporating geocoded social determinants into electronic records to promote patient and population health

A.W. Bazemore, E.K. Cottrell, R. Gold, L.S. Hughes, R.L. Phillips, H. Angier, T.E. Burdick, M.A. Carrozza, J.E. DeVoe
J Am Med Inform Assoc

Social determinants of health significantly impact morbidity and mortality; however, physicians lack ready access to this information in patient care and population management.

2016

Commentaries & Blogs

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