Stakeholders' Recommendations to Improve Patient-Centered "LGBTQ" Primary Care in Rural and Multicultural Practices
Discusses the results of a pilot study examining primary care practices when treating rural and ethnic-minority lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) persons within the mostly rural and multicultural state of New Mexico, and offers guidelines to enhance services for the LGBTQ population within clinical settings.
Author(s): Miria Kano, Alma Rosa Silva-Bañuelos, Robert Sturm, Cathleen E. Willging Citation: Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 29(1) 156-160 Date: 02/2016 Type: Document view details
Outness, Stigma, and Primary Health Care Utilization among Rural LGBT Populations
Examines if a relationship exists between higher levels of
stigma and/or lower levels of outness with less access to
primary healthcare services for rural LGBT populations.
Includes demographic statistics by race, ethnicity,
orientation, relationship status, education, and other
statistics regarding healthcare access and utilization.
Author(s): J. Whitehead, John Shaver, Rob Stephenson Citation: PLoS One, 11(1) Date: 01/2016 Type: Document view details
Webinar: Serving Transgender Survivors of Sexual and Domestic Violence Webinar
Webinar produced for the Nebraska Coalition discussing
transgender and gender-nonconforming vocabulary, cultural
competency, and rates of sexual violence and domestic
violence. Describes the role of human service and
healthcare providers in increasing access to care,
including rural service delivery and particular issues
facing rural trans populations. Presents statistical data
on transgender demographics and rates of violence.
Date: 08/2015 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: FORGE view details
A Persistent Disparity: Smoking in Rural Sexual and Gender Minorities
Examines the connection between sexual and gender
minorities (SGM), rural residency, and smoking through
surveys conducted online and at six Missouri Pride
Festivals in 2012. Provides a comparison between urban and
rural SGM demographics and smoking status.
Author(s): Keisa Bennett, Jane A. McElroy, Andrew O. Johnson, Niki Munk, Kevin D. Everett Citation: LGBT Health, 2(1), 62–70 Date: 03/2015 Type: Document view details