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.

Displaying 1 - 10 of 75

A call for social informatics

M.S. Pantell, J. Adler-Milstein, M.D. Wang, A.A. Prather, N.E. Adler, L.M. Gottlieb
J Am Med Informatics Assoc

As evidence of the associations between social factors and health outcomes continues to mount, capturing and acting on social determinants of health (SDOH) in clinical settings has never been more relevant. Many professional medical organizations have endorsed screening for SDOH, and the U.S....

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Community resilience for COVID-19 and beyond: Leveraging a system for health care and social services integration

A.L. Brewster, M. Fleming, M. Knox, A. Roth
Health Affairs Blog

Growing consensus supports the view that cross-sector alignment of health care, public health, and social service systems can promote population health and efficient use of resources.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Leveraging the electronic health record to link health center patients with medical-legal partnership services

M. Curran
National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership

For health centers seeking to take action on health inequities experienced by their patients, the electronic health record (EHR) represents a largely untapped resource to link social determinants of health and health-harming legal needs, activate medical-legal partnership (MLP) interventions,...

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

The impact of COVID-19 on PRAPARE social determinants of health domains

National Association of Community Health Centers

The COVID-19 pandemic has illustrated how public health crises dramatically magnify existing health disparities due to the influence of the socialdeterminants of health (SDOH).

2020

Tools & Toolkits

Artificial intelligence and medical humanities

K. Ostherr
J Med Humanit

The use of artificial intelligence in healthcare has led to debates about the role of human clinicians in the increasingly technological contexts of medicine.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Collecting social determinants of health data in the clinical setting: Findings from national PRAPARE implementation

R. Chang Weir, M. Proser, M. Jester, V. Li, C.M. Hood-Ronick, D. Gurewich
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Background: The Protocol for Responding to and Assessing Patient Assets, Risks, and Experiences (PRAPARE) is a nationally recognized standardized protocol that goes beyond medical acuity to account for patients' social determinants of health (SDH).

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Integrating community and clinical data to assess patient risks with a Population Health Assessment Engine (PHATE)

P.G. Bambekova, W. Liaw, R.L. Phillips Jr, A. Bazemore
J Am Board Fam Med

Clinicians are concerned about their patients' social determinants of health (SDH); yet, they are unsure how to effectively gather patient-level SDH data and intervene without adding to current administrative burdens.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Incorporating machine learning and social determinants of health indicators into prospective risk adjustment for health plan payments

J.A. Irvin, A.A. Kondrich, M. Ko, P. Rajpurkar, B. Haghgoo, B.E. Landon, R.L. Phillips, S. Petterson, A.Y. Ng, S. Basu
BMC Public Health.

Background: Risk adjustment models are employed to prevent adverse selection, anticipate budgetary reserve needs, and offer care management services to high-risk individuals.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Can community resource referral technologies support local COVID-19 response?

Y. Cartier, C. Fichtenberg, L.M. Gottlieb
Health Affairs Blog

In our recent Health Affairs special issue article, we described experiences of 35 health care organizations implementing new community resource referral platforms, technologies designed to...

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Implementing community resource referral technology: Facilitators and barriers described by early adopters

Y. Cartier, C. Fichtenberg, L.M. Gottlieb
Health Affairs

Health care organizations are increasingly implementing programs to address patients’ social conditions. To support these efforts, new technology platforms have emerged to facilitate referrals to community social services organizations.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Review
CSV