This webinar is designed to support public health and healthcare professionals to develop inclusive environments for transgender and gender diverse individuals. We will review current terms and methods for collecting useful and affirming demographic data. We will also discuss the steps taken and strategies used to create an integrated trans health care program in a large FQHC in Rhode Island.
After completing this webinar, you will be able to:
- Discuss strategies for collecting accurate and useful demographic data that is gender inclusive
- Define trans inclusive language/terminology and opportunities to apply affirming language in current public health and healthcare settings
- Identify strategies for creating an integrated trans health care program within a FQHC
- Understand opportunities to support policies to improve health outcomes for transgender and gender diverse individuals