Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Health Toolkit
Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community often experience significant disparities in health outcomes and barriers to healthcare access. As front-line care providers, family physicians have a unique opportunity to have an impact on the health of their LGBT patients by creating welcoming and inclusive clinical environments to address these disparities. Simple changes to practices, policies, and staff training can dramatically improve access to quality health care.
The following resources are designed to help family physicians provide more relevant and effective care for their LGBT patients.