Health Care Considerations for Two Spirit and LGBTQIA+ Indigenous Communities
Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Quality Improvement, Special and Vulnerable Populations
Resource Subtopic: Health Equity, Population Health, Patient-Centered Health Outcomes, Patient Engagement, Development/Training.
Keywords: Access to Care, American Indians/Native Alaskans, Gender Identity, Health Systems, Implementation Tools, LGBTQ.
Year Developed: 2022
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: Administrative Staff
Secondary Audience: Board of Directors
C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.)
National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute
(See other resources developed by this organization).
Resource Summary: This publication will guide health centers in providing affirming care and services for Two Spirit and LGBTQIA+ American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) people and readers will explore key concepts, terminology, and the effects of historical trauma.
Resource Details: Discover best and promising practices for care that incorporate Indigenous holistic models of wellness and focus on resilience and protective factors, including links to resources for further exploration of this topic.