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

Maximizing food security for unauthorized immigrants during COVID-19

D. Velasquez, J. Kondo, S. Downer, E.B. Lieb
Health Affairs Blog

Many immigration advocates are calling for the release of detainees under US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody amidst concerns...

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Comparison of SDOH-related investments by Texas and California Medicaid health plans

S. Sim, J. Cantor, N. Giron, C.W. Kong, K. Ghahremani, J. Dedensing
Health Affairs Blog

Addressing nonclinical, social needs, or social determinants of health (SDOH), is a hot topic in health policy and practice discussions.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Covid-19 and health equity — Time to think big

S.A. Berkowitz, C.W. Cené, A. Chatterjee
N Engl J Med

It is not till it is discovered that high individual incomes will not purchase the mass of mankind immunity from cholera, typhus, and ignorance, still less secure them the positive advantages of educational opportunity and economic security, that slowly and reluctantly, amid prophecies of moral...

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Structural racism, social risk factors, and Covid-19 — A dangerous convergence for Black Americans

L.E. Egede, R.J. Walker
N Engl J Med

Current protests throughout the United States are highlighting the history of marginalization of and discrimination against Black Americans, including 250 years of slavery, 100 years of Jim Crow laws, high rates of incarceration, and unanswered calls for action after police shootings of unarmed...

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

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Commentaries & Blogs

An educational initiative to affect poverty and social determinants of health-related knowledge and attitudes in primary care settings

R.S. Debonis, J.R. Meyer, L.D. Brodersen
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the poverty-related knowledge and attitudes of primary care providers and staff following an educational initiative focused on poverty and social determinants of health (SDoH). Methods: A descriptive posttest-only design was used.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Improving equity through primary care: Proceedings of the 2019 Toronto International Conference on Quality in Primary Care

B. O'Neill, R. Ferrer, P. O'Brien, G. Watt, L. Gottlieb, A. Pinto, S. Willems, J. Currie, D. Harriott, J. Leitch, A. Zsager, M. Kidd, T. Kiran
Ann Fam Med

Health equity allows people to reach their full health potential and receive high-quality care that is appropriate for them and their needs, no matter where they live, what they have, or who they are. It is a core element of quality in health care.

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

Prevention, health promotion, and social work: Aligning health and human service systems through a workforce for health

A.M. Ross, L. de Saxe Zerden
Am J Public Health

The seminal Consensus Study by the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine released in September 2019 describes the benefits of integrating health and social care service delivery, underscoring the central role of social determinants of health (SDOH) in health outcomes.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Nature as a community health tool: The case for healthcare providers and systems

E.C. South, M.C. Kondo, N. Razani
Am J Prev Med

Social and economic factors, health behaviors, and neighborhood conditions combine to significantly shape individual and community health. These social determinants of health (SDH) are the “conditions in which people are born, grow, live, work, and age...

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Strengthening the U. S. medication safety net by connecting abundance to need

C.C. Chima, M.A. Bruce, D.B. Pendergrass, R.J. Thorpe, L.M. Ward, H.F. Blackburn, C.F. Palombo, B.M. Beech
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Cost-related medication non-adherence (CRN) is a major population health concern in the United States, especially for patients with chronic conditions.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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