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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Food insecurity interventions in health care settings: A review of the evidence

E. De Marchis, C. Fichtenberg, L.M. Gottlieb

Food insecurity, the limited access to adequate food due to a lack of money or other resources, adversely impacts health across the life course.

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

Data sharing and the law: Overcoming health care sector barriers to sharing data on social determinants

A. Dworkowitz, C. Mann
Manatt Health

Hospitals, health plans, and other organizations in the healthcare system increasingly recognize that the health of patients depends not only on medical interventions, but also on social ones.

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

Key questions for improving social needs intervention research

D. Alley, K. Mistry, C. Fichtenberg

This webinar featured a moderated discussion with the authors of the recent American Journal of Preventive Medicine article, “Improving social needs intervention research: Key questions for advancing the field.” It highlighted the key questions facing the field of healthcare-based soc

2020

Presentation Slides & Recordings

Understanding opportunities and barriers to launching social care initiatives in Medicare Advantage plans

D. Meyers, K. Thomas, L. Shields-Zeeman, L. Skopec
SIREN

Recent federal policy changes have created new opportunities for Medicare Advantage plans to support social care in health care settings.

2019

Presentation Slides & Recordings

Healthcare sector activities to identify and intervene on social risk: An introduction to the American Journal of Preventive Medicine supplement

L.M. Gottlieb, K. Desalvo, N.E. Adler
Am J Prev Med

Heightened interest in social risks has resulted in active experimentation by the healthcare sector around clinic-based, patient-level social risk assessments; adoption of interventions to address identified social risks; and policy and payment initiatives that support both screening and...

2019

Commentaries & Blogs

Social determinants as a preventive service: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force methods considerations for research

A.H. Krist, K.W. Davidson, Q. Ngo-Metzger, J. Mills
Am J Prev Med

The body of research on social determinants of health is rapidly accumulating. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force is conducting evaluations to consider the inclusion of screening and counseling for social risks as a clinical preventive service.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Psychometric and pragmatic properties of social risk screening tools: A systematic review

N.B. Henrikson, P.R. Blasi, K.D. Mettert, M.B. Nguyen, C. Walsh-Bailey, J. Macuiba, L.M. Gottlieb, C.C. Lewis
Am J Prev Med

Context: Health systems increasingly are exploring implementation of standardized social risk assessments.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Part I: A quantitative study of social risk screening acceptability in patients and caregivers

E.H. De Marchis, D. Hessler, C. Fichtenberg, N. Adler, E. Byhoff, A.J. Cohen, K.M. Doran, S. Ettinger de Cuba, E.W. Fleegler, C.C. Lewis, S.T. Lindau, E.L. Tung, A.G. Huebschmann, A.A. Prather, M. Raven, N. Gavin, S. Jepson, W. Johnson, E. Ochoa, Jr, A.L. Olsen, M. Sandel, R.S. Sheward, L.M. Gottlieb
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: Despite recent growth in healthcare delivery-based social risk screening, little is known about patient perspectives on these activities. This study evaluates patient and caregiver acceptability of social risk screening.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Part II: A qualitative study of social risk screening acceptability in patients and caregivers

E. Byhoff, E.H. De Marchis, D. Hessler, C. Fichtenberg, N. Adler, A.J. Cohen, K.M. Doran, S. Ettinger de Cuba, E.W. Fleegler, N. Gavin, A.G. Huebschmann, S.T. Lindau, E.L. Tung, M. Raven, S. Jepson, W. Johnson, A.L. Olson, M. Sandel, R.S. Sheward, L.M. Gottlieb
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: This study aimed to better understand patient and caregiver perspectives on social risk screening across different healthcare settings.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Improving social needs intervention research: Key questions for advancing the field

C. Fichtenberg, D. Alley, K. Mistry
Am J Prev Med

Spurred by accumulated evidence documenting how social determinants of health shape health outcomes as well as the push for better value, the healthcare sector is embracing interventions that address patients’ health-related social needs.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Review
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