Improve LGBTQ+ care with upcoming training

Last modified: June 16, 2021

New resources and training are available to help raise the standard of care for our LGBTQA+ community.

Two resources to learn more

1.     Increase your understanding with a free, accredited webinar, Caring for the LGBTQ+ Community: An Introduction

Date and Time: June 29 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. CT

Topics:

  • How LGBTQ+ implicit bias, stigma and discrimination affect overall health
  • Pronoun use/terminology and respectful communication
  • How unique risks and disparities faced shape competent care
  • How to create a safe, welcoming environment for the LGBTQ+ community

Register here

2.     Expand your knowledge and level of care with PRIDE 365+. This toolkit has a variety of resources, guides and training to help deepen your cultural competency on LGBTQ+ issues and understand the community’s specific challenges related to total body health and well-being.

Questions? For questions about the webinar or PRIDE 365+, please contact Optum Health Education at moreinfo@optumhealtheducation.com.

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