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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Emergency department-based interventions affecting social determinants of health in the United States: a scoping review

L.A. Walter, E.M. Schoenfeld, C.H. Smith, E. Shufflebarger, C. Khoury, K. Baldwin, J. Hess, M. Heimann, C. Crosby, S.Y. Sontheimer, S. Gragg, D. Hand, J. McIlwain, C. Green, R.M. Skains, E.P. Hess
Acad Emerg Med

Background: Social determinants of health (SDoH) have significant implications for health outcomes in the United States (US). Emergency Departments (EDs) function as the safety nets of the American healthcare system, caring for many vulnerable populations.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Review

Receipt of social needs assistance and health center patient experience of care

K.H. Nguyen, A.N. Trivedi, M.B. Cole
Am J Prev Med

Introduction: Community health centers often screen for and address patients’ unmet social needs.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Legal needs of patients attending an urban family practice in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada: an observational study of a legal health clinic

G. Agarwal, M. Pirrie, D. Edwards, B. Delleman, S. Crowe, H. Tye, J. Mallin
BMC Fam Pract

Background: Individuals living in poverty often visit their primary care physician for health problems resulting from unmet legal needs. Providing legal services for those in need may therefore improve health outcomes. Poverty is a social determinant of health.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Housing is mental health care: A call for Medicaid demonstration waivers covering housing

J. Mathis
Psychiatr Serv

Housing is critical to enabling people with serious mental illnesses to live successfully in their communities.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Latent class analysis to represent social determinant of health risk groups in the Medicaid cohort of the District of Columbia

M.L. McCarthy, Z. Zheng, M.E. Wilder, A. Elmi, P. Kulie, S. Johnson, S.L. Zeger
Med Care

Objective: To develop distinct social risk profiles based on social determinants of health (SDH) information and to determine whether these social risk groups varied in terms of health, health care utilization, and costs.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Caring for the whole child: A new way to finance initiatives to improve children’s health and well-being

Manatt Health

A growing recognition that socioeconomic factors affect health outcomes in significant ways is fueling new community investments and change in health care delivery systems1.

2020

Issue Briefs & Reports

Investing in community health: A toolkit for hospitals

A.S.P. Gaskins, R. Steinitz, R. Hacke
Center for Community Investment

This long-planned community investment toolkit came to fruition during the first six months of 2020, as the coronavirus pandemic spread across the United States and the world. Hospitals were consumed with preparing and caring for COVID-19 patients.

2020

Tools & Toolkits

Civic engagement for the underserved—A clinician imperative

A.P. Kelly, M. Wetherhorn
J Health Care Poor Underserved

There's a great deal of rightful discussion these days about social determinants of health (SDOH).

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Implementing a targeted approach to social determinants of health interventions

S.H. Jain, P. Chandrashekar
Am J Manag Care

The scale of the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic and its disproportionate impact on vulnerable populations has spurred unprecedented focus on and investment in social determinants of health (SDOH).

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

The exchange and use of cultural and social capital among community health workers in the United States

J.M. Saint Onge, J.V. Brooks
Sociol Health Illn

Community health care workers (CHWs), lay community members with basic health care training, have been charged with providing appropriate care for vulnerable populations, addressing social determinants and improving population health.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design
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