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Date

2016

Abstract

LGBTQ+ patients are at increased risk for discrimination and poor health outcomes. Many LGBTQ+ individuals report discrimination by health care workers, including being denied needed care. Culturally competent care improves overall health outcomes. Creating a welcoming clinical environment is an important component of culturally competent care.

Clinical Site

Chester Family Medicine

Keywords

Vermont, Southern Vermont LGBTQ, LGBT, Health, Cultural competence

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Disciplines

Medical Education | Primary Care