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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Health care practitioners’ responsibility to address intimate partner violence related to the COVID-19 pandemic

N.L. Bradley, A.M. DiPasquale, K. Dillabough, P.S. Schneider
CMAJ

On Mar. 27, 2020, the United Nations issued a statement warning that rates of widespread intimate partner violence (IPV) will increase owing to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, including intimate partner femicides.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Incorporating machine learning and social determinants of health indicators into prospective risk adjustment for health plan payments

J.A. Irvin, A.A. Kondrich, M. Ko, P. Rajpurkar, B. Haghgoo, B.E. Landon, R.L. Phillips, S. Petterson, A.Y. Ng, S. Basu
BMC Public Health.

Background: Risk adjustment models are employed to prevent adverse selection, anticipate budgetary reserve needs, and offer care management services to high-risk individuals.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

The public health case for addressing transportation-related barriers to care

C. Henning-Smith
Am J Public Health

The many ways in which the US health care system does not fully meet the needs of the population are well documented. Issues abound in health care encounters, but problems with the system are most pervasive when people cannot even get inside the door.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Neighborhood disadvantage and hospital quality ratings in the Medicare Hospital Compare program

J. Fahrenbach, M.H. Chin, E.S. Huang, M.K. Springman, S.G. Weber, E.L. Tung
Med Care

Background: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services provide nationwide hospital ratings that may influence reimbursement. These ratings do not account for the social risk of communities and may inadvertently penalize hospitals that service disadvantaged neighborhoods.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Can community resource referral technologies support local COVID-19 response?

Y. Cartier, C. Fichtenberg, L.M. Gottlieb
Health Affairs Blog

In our recent Health Affairs special issue article, we described experiences of 35 health care organizations implementing new community resource referral platforms, technologies designed to...

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

The health care system is an untapped resource in combating social isolation and loneliness in older adults

D.G. Blazer, L.M. Ryerson
Health Affairs Blog

Last Christmas, Carrie, a grandmother from Tulsa, Oklahoma, advertised on Craigslist for a family with whom to celebrate the holiday. She even offered to bring presents and cook for her hosts.

2020

Commentaries & Blogs

Medical–legal partnerships: 11 years’ experience of providing acute legal advice for critically ill patients and their families

C.A. Eynon, L.J. Robinson, K.M. Smith
J Intensive Care Soc

Background: Medical–legal partnerships integrate lawyers into health care to identify and address legal problems that can create and perpetuate disparities in health for patients and their families.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Women’s experiences of screening for intimate partner violence in the health care setting

N.P. Correa, C.M. Cain, M. Bertenthal, K.K. Lopez
Nurs Womens Health

Objective: To qualitatively describe experiences of survivors of intimate partner violence (IPV) in being screened for IPV and to identify opportunities to improve screening and response by health care providers. Design: Qualitative descriptive study.

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Food for thought: A qualitative evaluation of caregiver preferences for food insecurity screening and resource referral

D. Cullen, M. Attridge, J.A. Fein
Acad Pediatr

Background/Objective: Although there is growing interest in screening for Food Insecurity (FI) in the clinical setting, little research exists describing the effect of screening practices on caregiver comfort and willingness to disclose social risk, or what factors affect eventual engagement...

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

Other Study Design

Safe Start community health worker program: A multisector partnership to improve perinatal outcomes among low-income pregnant women with chronic health conditions

S.D. Cunningham, V. Riis, L. Line, M. Patti, M. Bucher, C. Durnwald, S.K. Srinivas
Am J Public Health

Safe Start is a community health worker program representing a partnership between a high-volume, inner-city, hospital-based prenatal clinic; a community-based organization; a large Medicaid insurer; and a community behavioral health organization to improve perinatal outcomes among publicly...

2020

Peer Reviewed Research

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