Disparities in LGBT Health Outcomes Improved Through Primary Care Intervention

Implementation of a quality improvement initiative increased culturally affirming practices such as collecting patient pronoun information and identifying LGBT patient liaisons. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals may experience disparities in access to care that adversely affect health outcomes. Implementation of an intervention tool increased the quality of primary care visits for LGBT patients with respect to creating inclusive environments, collecting sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) data, and conducting screening for sexually […]

 

 

 

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