Resource Details

Menu

Providing Quality Care to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Patients: An Introduction for Staff Training

Resource Topic: Special and Vulnerable Populations

Year Developed: n.a.

Resource Type: Online Self-Paced Learning Modules

Primary Audience: Clinicians

Language: English

Developed by: The National LGBT Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute (See other resources developed by this organization.)

Resource Summary: In this module, you will learn ways to provide affirming and inclusive health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT, patients.

Resource Details: This module: 1. Summarizes important LGBT terminology 2. Describes health disparities faced by LGBT people and 3. Explains the importance of effective communication to provide affirming care for LGBT patients.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,375,000 with 0 percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.