All clients, regardless of sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, gender, age, or disability, should be treated as human beings who deserve the same kindness, respect, and dignity as anyone else. This course offers a review of the unique healthcare needs of your LGBT clients.
Define common terms associated with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals.
Explain common barriers LGBT individuals face that pertain to healthcare.
List at least three common health issues lesbians face.
List at least three common health issues gay men face.
Communicate appropriately and deliver culturally competent healthcare to all LBGT clients during daily work.
Course Length: 1 hour(s)
Audience: Home Health Aide; Hospice Aide; Nurse Assistant - CNA; Personal Care Aide
CE Credit: 1 hour(s)
CE Approval Statement: In the Know is an approved provider of online CNA continuing education in 49 states. (Exception: The state of Delaware provides free continuing education to all Delaware CNAs.)
Disclosures: The authors, planners and reviewers of this educational activity declare no conflicts of interest with this activity. There are no commercial interests or sponsorships related to this educational activity.