LGBT in healthcare
Describe what kinds of questions you would ask to show respect and dignity for this patient using the material from the Motivational Interviewing video and the reading from the LGBT Field Guide, Chapter 2. What other health issues would you discuss with your patient?
Does your institution use language that is LGBT friendly in their facility?
What areas in the institution do you see that could improve on being more LGBT friendly (policies, magazines, etc). Examples are provided in the LGBT Field Guide, Chapter 3?
Are you using neutral language when in conversation with all your patients? How would you change your own language?
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