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Inclusive Health Care for the Rural LGBTQ+ Community

Wednesday, February 24 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm

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Assistant Clinical Professor, Nicki Lawrence, DNP, RN-BC, CNE, will facilitate a 90-minute training session on inclusive LGBTQ+ health care practices. Participants will have the opportunity to increase their knowledge, awareness, and attitudes in caring for the LGBTQ+ population.

Objectives:

  • Recognize the unique barriers to healthcare that LGBTQ+ individuals face in a rural community. 
  • Examine the health disparities that the LGBTQ+ population experience.  
  • Understand basic terminology and appropriate communication in caring for the LGBTQ+ patient. 
  • Explore strategies to enhance welcoming and inclusive care for all types of patients.  

Although, this training is focused on folks within the health care field/majors, any and all participants are welcome to join. 

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