What the Health Care Discrimination Rule Means for Trans People of Color
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Healthcare access for transgender patients
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Trans Visibility in the Sciences
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Care to the Trans* and Gender Non-Conforming Identified Patient
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Workshop: Creating Trans-Inclusive Reproductive Health Care Services
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We Are Here: A Transgender Training Video for Healthcare Professionals
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What it’s like for transgender individuals to access healthcare
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My wellness as a trans woman hinges on my ability to access competent care and have agency within the care that I access. But the systems around me demand that I reveal private information. I need letters from experts (listed above), written on my behalf, to say who and what I am, so I can pass through Customs undetected as the anomaly that I am. “There’s a tax on trans women to be part of the women’s club,” Goldman said.
Accessing care. Seek care based on your biology “The body parts you have need to be monitored for disease processes,” Safer advised. For example, even if you’ve had vaginoplasty, you still have a prostate. “Your doctor needs to know that.” Get health insurance and use it.
The challenge of accessing culturally competent care contributes to health disparities experienced by transgender individuals, such as increased rates of cancers, substance abuse, mental health. Focusing on the Unique Health Care Needs of Transgender Individuals. While social awareness and inclusion of the transgender population is on the rise, many transgender individuals continue to struggle in accessing and obtaining high-quality health care. For example, The Report of the 2015 U.S. Transgender Survey found that 33 percent of respondents who had seen a health care.
The analysis of qualitative interview data identified one facilitating factor (health care provider’s role and relationship) and three inhibiting factors (availability of transgender-competent care, distress about seeking sexual health care, and characteristics of the health care setting) regarding use of sexual health care services in general. Pumping is often turned to when licensed medicine isn’t accessible — typically because of a combination of social, financial and discriminatory barriers in health care. If a woman doesn’t pass as. Transgender people have the same health care needs as cisgender people, such as basic physical exams, preventive care, and STD testing.
But you may also have special health care concerns and needs. If you wish to transition medically by using hormones or having surgery, expert care is needed to avoid problems. Culturally-Sensitive Care for the Transgender Patient.
Nursing’s professional history is built upon the metaparadigm of person, environment, nursing, and health. The metaparadigm frames nursing’s context for care delivery—individualized and holistic. This perspective of care delivery serves to guide nursing in the provision of culturally-competent care that includes sexual and.
At Equitas Health, know you are in good hands in a trans-affirming environment designed to meet your specific needs. Whether you’re a trans man or woman, genderqueer or gender nonconforming, Equitas Health has a range of medical services just for you. Trans services include: Primary care including annual physicals.
The Trans* Health Access Team is a group of medical, behavioral health, and allied service professionals working to improve access to culturally and clinically competent healthcare for the trans* community. Trans* is an umbrella term that encompasses many identities including transgender, transsexual, gender non-conforming/variant/creative, non-binary, genderquee.
List of related literature:
|from Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research|
|from Social Psychology: How Other People Influence Our Thoughts and Actions [2 volumes]|
|from Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Healthcare: A Clinical Guide to Preventive, Primary, and Specialist Care|
|from Trans Kids and Teens: Pride, Joy, and Families in Transition|
|from Mobile Subjects: Transnational Imaginaries of Gender Reassignment|
|from If Our Bodies Could Talk: A Guide to Operating and Maintaining a Human Body|
|from Trans Teen Survival Guide|
|from Road Map for Revolutionaries: Resistance, Activism, and Advocacy for All|
|from The Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health|
|from Handbook of LGBT Elders: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Principles, Practices, and Policies|