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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3.5 million social needs requests during COVID-19: What can we learn from 2-1-1?

M.W. Kreuter, R. Garg, I. Javad, B. Golla, J. Wolff, C. Charles
Health Affairs Blog

Miles-long lines of cars waiting for boxes of food. Empty shelves where toilet paper should be. “Closed” notices taped to storefront windows. These images of the social and economic fallout of COVID-19 are powerful.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Impact of a fruit and vegetable prescription program on health outcomes and behaviors in young Navajo children

L.J. Jones, J. VanWassenhove-Paetzold, K. Thomas, C. Bancroft, E.Q. Ziatyk, L.S. Kim, A. Shirley, A.C. Warren, L. Hamilton, C.V. George, M. Begay, T. Wilmot, M. Tsosie, E. Ellis, S.M. Selig, G. Gall, S.S. Shin
Curr Dev Nutr

Background: Rates of childhood obesity are higher in American Indian and Alaska Native populations, and food insecurity plays a major role in diet-related disparities.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Exploring the capacity of community-based organisations to absorb health system patient referrals for unmet social needs

R. Hogg-Graham, K. Edwards, T.L. Ely, M. Mochizuki, D. Varda
Health Soc Care Community

This study examines the perspectives, resources, role and services provided by community‐based organisations (CBOs) in response to the integration of health and social services to address individual unmet social needs, as well as the impact on organisational carrying capacity related to the...

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Hospital investments in housing-Banner of change or red flag

S. Gondi, A.L. Beckman, J.M. McWilliams
JAMA Intern Med

Departing from their traditional roles, hospital-based health systems are investing in social services for patients. Four of 5 US hospitals report a commitment to addressing patients’ social needs.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

The impact of social and clinical complexity on diabetes control measures

E.K. Cottrell, J.P. O'Malley, K. Dambrun, B. Park, M.A. Hendricks, H. Xu, M. Charlson, A. Bazemore, E.A. Shenkman, A. Sears, J.E. DeVoe
J Am Board Fam Med

Purpose: In an age of value-based payment, primary care providers are increasingly scrutinized on performance metrics that assess quality of care, including the outcomes of their patient population in key areas such as diabetes control.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Voting, health and interventions in healthcare settings: A scoping review

C.L Brown, D. Raza, A.D. Pinto
Public Health Rev

Background: In democracies, voting is an important action through which citizens engage in the political process.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

An exploration of community partnerships, safety-net hospitals, and readmission rates

O. Cheon, J. Baek, B.A. Kash, S.L. Jones
Health Serv Res

Objective: To compare hospital‐community partnerships among safety‐net hospitals relative to non–safety‐net hospitals, and explore whether hospital‐community partnerships are associated with reductions in readmission rates.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Maryland’s innovative primary care program: Building a foundation for health and well-being

C. Perman, R. Patterson, H. Haft
Milbank Memorial Fund

Maryland Primary Care Program is a statewide advanced primary care program launched in January 2019 by the Maryland Department of Health in collaboration with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

Other Study Design

Permanent supportive housing with Housing First to reduce homelessness and promote health among homeless populations with disability: A community guide systematic review

Y. Peng, R.A. Hahn, R.K.C. Finnie, J. Cobb, S.P. Williams, J.E. Fielding, R.L. Johnson, A.E. Montgomery, A.F. Schwartz, C. Muntaner, V.H. Garrison, B. Jean-Francois, B.I. Truman, M.T. Fullilove, Community Preventive Services Task Force
J Public Health Manag Pract

Context: Poor physical and mental health and substance use disorder can be causes and consequences of homelessness. Approximately 2.1 million persons per year in the United States experience homelessness.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Exploring the gap: Food insecurity and resource engagement

D. Cullen, D. Abel, M. Attridge, J.A. Fein
Academic Pediatrics

Background: Pediatric healthcare institutions are increasingly implementing food insecurity (FI) screens, but there is limited information about participant interest in referral and engagement with resources provided.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Review
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