February 26, 2018 | 3 min read
Treating Everyone Uniquely: How to Create a Welcoming Experience for LGBTQ Patients and Families
By Carl G. Streed Jr., MD, MPH, Boston University School of Medicine, and the Center for Transgender Medicine & Surgery, Boston Medical Center
Doing what has been done before will only lead to more of the same for patients who have been discriminated against in society and in health care. Be prepared to enter uncharted territory, seek to educate yourself about the unique health care needs of your patients.