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Title: HRSA CAREAction: Transgender Health (December 2011)
Abstract: This newsletter addresses the significant health disparities and barriers to care faced by the transgender population. It examines how certain issues affect this group specifically, including HIV/AIDS prevalence and factors contributing to HIV risk; depression; systemic barriers including insurance, substance abuse treatment, and legal issues; and cultural and clinical competency issues for providers such as training, addressing misconceptions, flexibility, making referrals, and use of pronouns. The newsletter includes a list of gender-related terminology, a figure, and references.
Inv. Code: HAB00490
Year: 2011
Language(s): English
Size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Length: 8 pp.
Audience: Professionals
Pub. Type: Newsletter
Author(s): Not Applicable

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