Bridgercare LGBTQ+ Allies in Healthcare Training
- Thursday, December 5, 2019 from 5:15pm to 7:15pm
- Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital - Entrance 5 - 2nd Floor
Health Equity Circle along with students at WWAMI Montana and the folks at Bridgercare will be holding a training on LGBTQ+ appropriate care targeting per-health professional students (physicians, nurses, counselors, etc.). with this training we are seeking to reach student who will go on to be care providers all across Montana and provide a basis in appropriate care and practices for LGBTQ+ patients. While the training targets students and healthcare workers, the event is open to all interested.Goals of the training include:• Clarifies common vocabulary relevant to LGBTQ+ healthcare.• Identifies health disparities among this population.• Discusses clinic-specific interactions and how to sensitively ask questions.• Reviews case studies and practices new skills.• Facilitates activities around microaggressions and biases and how these adversely affect patient health.• Provides resources, a “toolkit”, and ongoing support.The even will be held at the WWAMI lecture hall at the Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital (2nd floor, Entrance 5) from 5:15-7:15 on December 5th.
- Health Equity Circle