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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Keeping the heat on for children's health: A successful medical-legal partnership initiative to prevent utility shutoffs in vulnerable children

D.R. Taylor, B.A. Bernstein, E. Carroll, E. Oquendo, L. Peyton, L.M. Pachter
J Health Care Poor Underserved

Objective: Energy insecurity may result in adverse consequences for children's health, particularly for children with special health needs or chronic health conditions.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

A scoping review to understand the effectiveness of linking schemes from healthcare providers to community resources to improve the health and well-being of people with long-term conditions

R. Mossabir, R. Morris, A. Kennedy, C. Blickem, A. Rogers
Health Soc Care Community

The prevalence of people living with long-term conditions is increasing, accompanied by an increased expectation that patients will become more involved in self-management. Long-term conditions are associated with increased social isolation and poor physical and mental health.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

A randomized controlled trial of intensive care management for disabled Medicaid beneficiaries with high health care costs

J. Bell, A. Krupski, J.M. Joesch, I.I. West, D.C. Atkins, B. Court, D. Mancuso, P. Roy-Byrne
Health Serv Res.

Objective: To evaluate outcomes of a registered nurse-led care management intervention for disabled Medicaid beneficiaries with high health care costs.

Data sources/study setting: Washington State Department of Social and Health Services Client Outcomes Database, 2008-2011.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Saving lives and saving money: Hospital-based violence intervention is cost-effective

C. Juillard, R. Smith, N. Anaya, A. Garcia, J.G. Kahn, R.A. Dicker
J Trauma Acute Care Surg

BACKGROUND: Victims of violence are at significant risk for injury recidivism, including fatality. We previously demonstrated that our hospital-based violence intervention program (VIP) resulted in a fourfold reduction in injury recidivism, avoiding trauma care costs of $41,000 per injury.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Use of hospital-based food pantries among low-income urban cancer patients

F. Gany, T. Lee, R. Loeb, J. Ramirez, A. Moran, M. Crist, T. McNish, J.C. Leng
J Community Health

To examine uptake of a novel emergency food system at five cancer clinics in New York City, hospital-based food pantries, and predictors of use, among low-income urban cancer patients.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

A primary care-based early childhood nutrition intervention: Evaluation of a pilot program serving low-income Hispanic women

T.T. Watt, L. Appel, V. Lopez, B. Flores, B. Lawhon
J Racial Ethn Health Disparities

Nutrition in early childhood can significantly impact physical and mental health outcomes for children. However, research on broadly defined pre/postnatal nutrition interventions is sparse.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post with Comparison Group

More than just meds: National survey of providers’ perceptions of patients’ social, economic, environmental, and legal needs and their effect on emergency department utilization

L.I. Losonczy, D. Hsieh, C. Hahn, J. Fahimi, H. Alter
Soc Med

Introduction: Emergency departments (EDs) are the safety net for millions of patients who need to access care. Many of these patients have social needs that may influence their healthcare.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Leveraging the social determinants of health: What works?

L.A. Taylor, C.E. Coyle, C. Ndumele, E. Rogan, M. Canavan, L. Curry, E.H. Bradley
Yale Global Health Leadership Institute

Social determinants of health, which encompass social, behavioral and environmental influences on one’s health, have taken center stage in recent health policy discussions.

2015

Issue Briefs & Reports

Review

A pilot food bank intervention featuring diabetes-appropriate food improved glycemic control among clients in three states

H.K. Seligman, C. Lyles, M.B. Marshall, K. Prendergast, M.C. Smith, A. Headings, G. Bradshaw, S. Rosenmoss, E. Waxman
Health Affairs

Food insecurity--defined as not having adequate quantity and quality of food at all times for all household members to have an active, healthy life--is a risk factor for poor diabetes control, yet few diabetes interventions address this important factor.

2015

Peer Reviewed Research

Pre-post without Comparison Group

Embedding civil legal aid services in care for high-utilizing patients using Medical-Legal Partnerships

J. Martin, A. Martin, C. Schultz, M. Sandel
Health Affairs Blog

Mr. Jackson (not his real name) is a 42-year old man who was hospitalized three times in a seven-month period at Lancaster General Hospital in Pennsylvania.

2015

Commentaries & Blogs

Other Study Design
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