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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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

Initiating and implementing social determinants of health data collection in community health centers

I. Gruß, A. Bunce, J. Davis, K. Dambrun, E. Cottrell, R. Gold
Popul Health Manag

Successfully incorporating social determinants of health (SDH) screening into clinic workflows can help care teams provide targeted care, appropriate referrals, and other interventions to address patients' social risk factors.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Food insecurity among veterans: Resources to screen and intervene

A.J. Cohen, J.L. Rudolph, K.S. Thomas, E. Archambault, M.M. Bowman, C. Going, M. Heisler, T.P. O'Toole, D.M. Dosa
Fed Pract

A screener was created in the VA electronic health record clinical reminder system to facilitate an interdisciplinary approach to identifying and addressing food insecurity.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Z codes utilization among Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) beneficiaries in 2017

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Office of Minority Health

Social determinants of health (SDOH) refer to the conditions of an individual’s living, learning, and working environments that affect one’s health risks and outcomes SDOH are now widely recognized as important predictors in clinical care and positive conditions are associated with improved...

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

Associations between social factor documentation and hospital length of stay and readmission among children

M.S. Pantell, S.V. Kaiser, J.M. Torres, L.M. Gottlieb, N.E. Adler
Hosp Pediatr

Background and Objectives: Social risk factors are linked to children's health, but little is known about how frequently these factors are documented using the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) or whether documentation is associated with health care use outcomes.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

Social determinants of health data

Humana

The shift to value-based purchasing in healthcare has intensified the demand for data, particularly on those 60%–80% of factors that influence health outside the clinical setting. This includes Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) and health-influencing behaviors and social needs.

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Web-based and mHealth interventions for intimate partner violence victimization prevention: A systematic review

E.J. Anderson, K.C. Krause, C. Meyer Krause, A. Welter, D.J. McClelland, D.O. Garcia, K. Ernst, E.C. Lopez, M.P. Koss
Trauma Violence Abuse

Mobile health (mHealth) technologies are increasingly used across health programming including intimate partner violence (IPV) prevention to optimize screening, educational outreach, and linkages to care via telehealth.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Social needs screening and referral models

C. Cain, A. Evans, M. Hubbard, K. Kane, E. Kohl-Grant, M. Lenartowicz, S. Tucker, N. Wang
California Health Care Foundation

The California Improvement Network has identified addressing social needs that impact health as a top priority area for 2018–19.

2019

Presentation Slides & Recordings

CSV