Literature & Reports

Health Quality Ontario 2016

Income and Health: Opportunities to Achieve Health Equity in Ontario
HQO Income and Health Infographic

Canadian Medical Association Town Hall Report 2013

Health Care in Canada: What Makes Us Sick?

Ontario Medical Review Series on Poverty and Health 2013

Part 1 – Why Poverty Is A Medical Problem
Part 2 – Office Interventions for Poverty
Part 3 – Child Poverty
Part 4 – Racialized Groups
Part 5 – Policy and Population

Addressing Poverty In Clinical Practice

Buchman S. Screening for Poverty in Family PracticeCan Fam Physician 2012; 58: 709.

McNeil R, Guirguis-Younger M, Dilley L, Turnbull J, Hwang S. Learning To Account for Social Determinants of Health Affecting Homeless PersonsMedical Education 2013; 47: 485-495.

Brcic V, Eberdt C, Kaczorowski J. Development of a Tool to Identify Poverty in a Family Practice Setting: A Pilot StudyInternational Journal of Family Medicine 2011; 1-7.

Childhood Poverty 

Beaune L, Leavens S, Muskat B, et al. Poverty and Pediatric Palliative Care: What Can We Do? Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life & Palliative Care 2014; 10: 170-185.

Beaune L, Morinis J, Rapoport A, et al. Paediatric Palliative Care and the Social Determinants of Health: Mitigating the Impact of Urban Poverty in Children with Life-Limiting IllnessPaediatr Child Health 2013; 18(4): 181-183.

Conroy K, Sandel M, Zuckerman B. Poverty Grown Up: How Childhood Socioeconomic Status Impacts Adult HealthJ Dev Behave Pediatr 2010; 31(2): 154-160.

Shah C, Kahan M, Krauser J. The Health of Children of Low-Income FamiliesCMAJ 1987; 137: 485-490.

Food Insecurity

Tarsal V, Cheng J, de Oliveira C, Dachner N, Gunders C, Kurdyak P. Association Between Household Food Insecurity and Annual Health Care CostsCMAJ 2015; DOI:10.1503:1-8.

Loopstra R, Tarasuk V. Severity of Household Food Insecurity Is Sensitive To Change In Household Income and Employment Status Among Low-Income FamiliesThe Journal of Nutrition 2013; 143: 1316-1323.

Homelessness and Housing Insecurity

Sterglopoulos V, Gozdzik A, Misir V, et al. Effectiveness of Housing First With Intensive Case Management in an Ethnically Diverse Sample of Homeless Adults with Mental IllnessPLoS One 2015; 10(7): e0130281, 1-21.

Guaranteed Annual Income

Forget E. The Town With No Poverty: The Health Effects of a Canadian Guaranteed Annual Income Field ExperimentCanadian Public Policy 2011; 37(3): 283-305.