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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Medical-legal partnerships to enhance residency training in advance care planning

J.M. Pettit, A.M. Ryan, J. Armin, B.D. Weiss
Fam Med

Background and Objectives: Only about one-third of adult Americans have completed advance directives for end-of-life care, and primary care physicians report that they are not always comfortable discussing advance care planning (ACP) with patients.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Integrating health care and social services for people with serious illness: Proceedings of a workshop

L. Graig, S.M. Cruz, J. Alper
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

A growing body of research indicates that social determinants of health have a significant impact on health care utilization and outcomes. Researchers and policymakers in the United States have spent decades exploring and discussing approaches to integrating health care and social services.

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Review

Integrating social and behavioral determinants of health into population health analytics: A conceptual framework and suggested road map

Z. Predmore, E. Hatef, J.P. Weiner
Popul Health Manag

There is growing recognition that social and behavioral risk factors impact population health outcomes. Interventions that target these risk factors can improve health outcomes.

2019

Commentaries & Blogs

The role of Medicaid expansion in care delivery at community health centers

C. Lewis, A. Coleman, M.L. Abrams, M.M. Doty
The Commonwealth Fund

Community health centers provide comprehensive primary care to medically underserved communities, regardless of patients’ insurance status or ability to pay.

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Other Study Design

Collaboration in health care and social service networks for older adults: Association with health care utilization measures

A.L. Brewster, C.T. Yuan, A.X. Tan, C.G. Tangoren, L.A. Curry
Med Care

Background: Services targeting social determinants of health-such as income support, housing, and nutrition-have been shown to improve health outcomes and reduce health care costs for older adults.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Community resource referral platforms: Lessons from early health care adopters

C. Fichtenberg, S. Sim, Y. Cartier, P. Schoenemann, K. Scholl, L. Petersen

Presenters discussed technologies that help health care organizations find and refer patients to social service organizations in order to help address patients' social needs.

2019

Presentation Slides & Recordings

Community Resource Referral Platforms: A Guide for Health Care Organizations

Y. Cartier, C. Fichtenberg, L. Gottlieb
SIREN

Health care organizations are increasingly seeking to document patients’ social and economic needs and facilitate relevant referrals to social service organizations.

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Other Study Design

Automatically identifying social isolation from clinical narratives for patients with prostate cancer

V.J. Zhu, L.A. Lenert, B.E. Bunnell, J.S. Obeid, M. Jefferson, C.A. Hughes-Halbert
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak

Background: Social isolation is an important social determinant that impacts health outcomes and mortality among patients. The National Academy of Medicine recently recommended that social isolation be documented in electronic health records (EHR).

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Impact of risk stratification on referrals and uptake of wraparound services that address social determinants: A stepped wedged trial

J.R. Vest, N. Menachemi, S.J. Grannis, J.L. Ferrell, S.N. Kasthurirathne, Y. Zhang, Y. Tong, P.K. Halverson
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: Social determinants of health are critical drivers of health status and cost, but are infrequently screened or addressed in primary care settings.

2019

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Addressing social isolation to improve the health of older adults: A rapid review

S. Veazie, J. Gilbert, K. Winchell, R. Paynter, J.M. Guise
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Background: Social isolation and loneliness in older adults are substantial public health problems.

2019

Issue Briefs & Reports

Review
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