CONNECTING THROUGH EDUCATION

Transgender Health Care: Everything You Wanted to Know but Were Afraid to Ask

Melissa Maher, BSN, RN
Beth Cronin, MD

The purpose/goal(s) of this activity is to enable healthcare providers to have a greater knowledge regarding care of transgender patients.

Objectives:

  • Describe health disparities faced by transgender individuals
  • Identify appropriate language and pronouns in the care of transgender patients
  • Discuss the basics of emotional, legal, medical and social transition process

1.0 Contact Hour