New Online Course: Providing Inclusive Care for LGBTQ Patients
This FREE online course covers background data on health disparities impacting LGBTQ populations and best practices for providing LGBTQ-inclusive and adolescent-friendly services, with a heavy emphasis on sexual history-taking and STD/HIV screening. Participants will have unlimited access to Essential Access Health’s new toolkit: "Providing Inclusive Care for LGBTQ Patients" and other recommended resources.
What Will You Learn?
After completing this course participants will be able to:
§ Define current, culturally sensitive terminology related to LGBTQ patients
§ Describe major health disparities impacting LGBTQ populations
§ Utilize EHR systems to document screening and counseling activities for LGBTQ patients
§ Access a variety of resources and toolkits to assist them in providing more inclusive care for LGBTQ patients
Who Should Take This Course?
§ Medical Assistants
§ Health + Sexuality Educators
§ School Nurses + Counselors
§ Community-Based Educators
§ Other Family Planning Staff
Course includes continuing education for CME, Nursing and CHES
For all related courses available, see our new LGBTQ Topic course catalog.
Visit our Online Learning Portal for more sexual + reproductive health learning opportunities.