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Improving the Health, Safety, and Well-being of LGBTQ+ Populations

Class Details

LGBTQ+ individuals face many barriers in accessing healthcare, including discrimination, lack of access, misunderstanding, and fear. As a consequence, many LGBTQ+ individuals do not regularly access appropriate and timely care. The more informed healthcare professionals are, LGBTQ+ patients and clients will become more comfortable in an environment that is often alienating, disrespectful, and traumatic. This class will discuss cultural competency, health information needs, and information resources for working with LGBTQ+ patrons.

PLEASE NOTE: Registration closes at 5:00pm ET on Wed, Aug 21, 2019.

Class Date:
Region/Office: National, NER
Aug 22, 2019
2:00PM - 3:00PM ET
Continuing Education Credits: 
1
This class is now closed to registrants.