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 siren@ucsf.edu. Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter to get alerts about recent additions to the Evidence & Resource Library.

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Integrating social needs screening and community health workers in primary care: The Community Linkage to Care Program

K.P. Fiori, C.D. Rehm, D. Sanderson, S. Braganza, A. Parsons, T. Chodon, R. Whiskey, P. Bernard, M.L. Rinke
Clin Pediatr

Clinic-based social needs screening has been associated with increased access to social services and improved health outcomes. Using a pragmatic study design in an urban pediatric practice, we used logistic regression to identify factors associated with successful social service uptake.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

"From taboo to routine": A qualitative evaluation of a hospital-based advocacy intervention for domestic violence and abuse

S. Dheensa, G. Halliwell, J. Daw, S.K. Jones, G. Feder
BMC Health Serv Res

Health services are often the first point of professional contact for people who have experienced domestic violence and abuse. We report on the evaluation of a multi-site, hospital-based advocacy intervention for survivors of domestic violence and abuse.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Food insecurity among veterans: Resources to screen and intervene

A.J. Cohen, J.L. Rudolph, K.S. Thomas, E. Archambault, M.M. Bowman, C. Going, M. Heisler, T.P. O'Toole, D.M. Dosa
Fed Pract

A screener was created in the VA electronic health record clinical reminder system to facilitate an interdisciplinary approach to identifying and addressing food insecurity.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

The exponential value of integrating cross-agency data: Lessons from Washington State’s David Mancuso

L. Moran, R. Yard
Center for Health Care Strategies Blog

Many Medicaid programs across the nation are seeking to foster cross-agency alignment to improve outcomes for Medicaid beneficiaries.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Social isolation and loneliness in older Adults: Opportunities for the health care system

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Social isolation and loneliness are serious yet underappreciated public health risks that affect a significant portion of the older adult population.

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

Screening for social determinants of health among children: Patients' preferences for receiving information to meet social needs and a comparison of screening instruments

B.J. Oldfield, M. Casey, A. DeCew, S.I. Morales, D.P. Olson
Popul Health Manag

To characterize optimal strategies for screening for social determinants of health (SDOH) among children, the authors performed a cross-sectional study of parents and adolescents ages ≥13 years in a community health center.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Impact of complex care management on spending and utilization for high-need, high-cost Medicaid patients

B.W. Powers, F. Modarai, S. Palakodeti, M. Sharma, N. Mehta, S.H. Jain, V. Garg
Am J Manag Care

Objectives: Complex care management programs have emerged as a promising model to better care for high-need, high-cost patients. Despite their widespread use, relatively little is known about the impact of these programs in Medicaid populations.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT)

Using social needs screening and patient feedback for complex care

G. Armstrong, E. De Marchis, R. Mix, O. Richard
The National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs

Understanding a patient’s social complexities is essential to support holistic clinical care, clinical quality improvement, and tailored care interventions. However, complex care programs may find it difficult to incorporate these factors into standard risk stratification methods.

2020

Presentation Slides & Recordings

Key questions for improving social needs intervention research

D. Alley, K. Mistry, C. Fichtenberg

This webinar featured a moderated discussion with the authors of the recent American Journal of Preventive Medicine article, “Improving social needs intervention research: Key questions for advancing the field.” It highlighted the key questions facing the field of healthcare-based soc

2020

Presentation Slides & Recordings

Cold water or rocket fuel? Lessons from the Camden “hot-spotting” randomized controlled trial

E.C. Schneider, T.B. Shah
Health Affairs Blog

A recent study has seemingly thrown cold water on “hot-spotting,” a widely-publicized, promising intervention aimed at improving care for people with substantial health and social needs.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

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