His Health: Transgender Health Training

NASTAD

Create an inclusive and affirming care experience for young Black transgender patients.

Description

In order to to address the healthcare needs of young Black transgender and gender-nonconforming people, it is critical that you understand your patients’ complete history, day-to-day challenges, goals, and aspirations.

As Star shares her journey with accessing and utilizing health care, you become familiar with common experiences specific to Black transgender patients. Review the whole-health approach to demonstrate culturally and medically appropriate care for young Black transgender patients. Employ strategies to maintain a welcoming environment and integrate gender care into your clinic. Obtain additional resources and seize opportunities to test your knowledge.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize and address issues that present challenges to healthcare access and utilization for transgender and gender-nonconforming patients.
  • Assess healthcare needs of transgender and gender-nonconforming patients.
  • Employ strategies to deliver culturally appropriate services/care for transgender patients.
  • Apply general guidelines for the endocrine treatment of transgender patients.

Target Audience

Physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who treat MSM, bisexual, and transgender patients.

Overview


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