This Call to Action for Healthcare Professionals to Advance Health Equity for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Community accompanies the release of the fourth annual Healthcare Equality Index from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. The paper outlines five reasons why healthcare organizations should care about LGBT health equity: promoting quality care, regulatory compliance and risk reduction, payment reform, market share, and employee satisfaction.
ISSUE SPECIFIC RESOURCES & ANALYSES
Health Care Reform
Health Information Technology
Health Care Disparities
Health Workforce Diversity
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health