Jump to navigation. Research reveals health disparities when comparing heterosexual with gay, lesbian and bisexual youth and adults, as well as transgender and non-transgender populations. Gay and bisexual patients are at greater risk for cardiovascular disease, sexually transmitted diseases, obesity, and substance use.
Download the Guide. Trans in the South: A Guide to Resources and Services, is a directory of more than Southern health service providers that the Campaign for Southern Equality team has confirmed to be trans-friendly and trans-competent. We hope this resource guide helps people access the services they need to survive and to thrive.
GLMA is the leading organization in North America working to ensure that LGBT people are treated competently and not discriminated against when they access health care. GLMA achieves its goals by using expertise in medicine and healthcare in professional education, public policy work, patient education and referrals, and the promotion of research. Originally open only to physicians, residents and medical students, in GLMA expanded its mission and now represents the interests of tens of thousands of LGBT health professionals of all kinds, as well as millions of LGBT patients.
Certainly there should be no secrets to finding the best LGBT doctor or ally for you. So no matter where you fall on the LGBT or ally spectrum, you deserve great medical care. In short, that ends today.
LGBTQ healthcare is our top priority! The OutList recognizes LGBTQ competent doctors and healthcare providers who identify based on 5 criteria as culturally competent in the provision of care, treatment, and services of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer population. The OutList is open to all healthcare providers of any distinction or specialty.
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We provide comprehensive and compassionate care for all patients regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. We aim to eradicate long-standing health disparities while furthering the care, research, educational, and service goals of the Cleveland Clinic enterprise. Embedded in a primary care practice, the center provides care for all patients in a safe and welcoming environment.
The UF Student Health Care Center is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status. To that end, we strive to provide students the right medical care and advice related to their individual bodies and perspectives. From this training, participants have gained:.
In a city with a burgeoning gay population, it shouldn't be hard to find a gay or gay-friendly doctor in Orlando. It's easier if the doctor is like you, whether you are a male, gay or a person of color," said Mack, a restaurant server. They treat you differently. But when Mack asked his gay friends if they had a gay doctor they could recommend, the answer was no.