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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Putting action into population health science: Primary care interventions to address social determinants of health

S.S. Coughlin, J. Hobbs, P. Cromer, V. George, C. Hatzigeorgiou
J Environ Health Sci

Concern about health equity and social determinants of illness (e.g., income inequalities, lack of education, food insecurity) figure prominently in many conceptions of population health.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Food insecurity screening among families of children with diabetes

M. Vitale, L. Dorado, V. Pais, S. Sidani, E. Gucciardi
Diabetes Spectrum

Little is known about screening in clinical settings for food insecurity (FI) among households of children with diabetes.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Impact of a low-intensity resource referral intervention on patients’ knowledge, beliefs, and use of community resources: Results from the CommunityRx trial

E.L. Tung, E.M. Abramsohn, K. Boyd, J.A. Makelarski, D.G. Beiser, C. Chou, E.S. Huang, J. Ozik, C. Kaligotla, S.T. Lindau
JGIM

Background: Connecting patients to community-based resources is now a cornerstone of modern healthcare that supports self-management of health. The mechanisms that link resource information to behavior change, however, remain poorly understood.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

A logic framework for evaluating social determinants of health interventions in primary care

S.S. Coughlin, P. Mann, M. Vernon, L. Young, D. Ayyala, R. Sams, C. Hatzigeorgiou
J Hosp Manag Health Policy

Background: Increasing efforts have been made in primary care settings to screen for a broad array of social determinants of health including inadequate food and nutrition, lack of education, unemployment, and inadequate housing, and to refer patients to community resources.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

The social cure of social prescribing: A mixed-methods study on the benefits of social connectedness on quality and effectiveness of care provision

B. Kellezi, J.R.H. Wakefield, C. Stevenson, N. McNamara, E. Mair, M. Bowe, I. Wilson, M. Hadler
BMJ Open

Objectives: This study aimed to assess the degree to which the 'social cure' model of psychosocial health captures the understandings and experiences of healthcare staff and patients in a social prescribing (SP) pathway and the degree to which these psychosocial processes predict the...

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Examining the impact of medical legal partnerships in improving outcomes on the HIV care continuum: rationale, design and methods

M. Munoz-Laboy, O. Martinez, R. Davison, I. Fernandez
BMC Health Serv Res

Background: Over the past two decades, we have seen a nationwide increase in the use of medical-legal partnerships (MLPs) to address health disparities affecting vulnerable populations.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Implementing Social Determinants of Health Screening at Community Health Centers: Clinician and Staff Perspectives

C.N. Herrera, A. Brochier, M. Pellicer, A. Garg, M.L. Drainoni
J Prim Care Community Health

Purpose: Screening for social determinants of health (SDOH) during primary care office visits is recommended by pediatric and internal medicine professional guidelines. Less is known about how SDOH screening and service referral can be successfully integrated into clinical practice.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Findings and lessons learned on incorporating PRAPARE social risk data into risk stratification models

R. Weir
PRAPARE

This webinar centered on the findings and lessons of a PRAPARE Risk Stratification Learning Collaborative and present a draft of the national standardized PRAPARE risk stratification model for feedback.

2019

Presentation Slides & Recordings

Health conundrum: How state budgets can find the balance between social versus medical services

S. Brownlee, V. Saini, B.F. Miller
Health Affairs

Can the United States bring down overall health care costs by spending more on education, social services, and the other so-called social...

Untangling the relationship between social service and health care spending and health outcomes

E.H. Bradley, A. Brewster
Health Affairs

Proposals to extend health insurance coverage and improve access to high-quality health care in the US—currently prominent in national policy debates—must find ways to make expansion affordable. Could more investment in social services help?

2019

Commentaries & Blogs

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