Thursday, May 26, 2011

NYC Public Hospitals to Implement Training Program for Employees on LGBT Patients

[New York] city’s Health and Hospitals Corporation, which runs public hospitals, has decided that it needs to reduce the likelihood that such awkward, inconsiderate, questions will be asked. With the help of an advocacy group, the National LGBT Cancer Network, it has put together a training program that will be required of all 38,000 system employees, from physicians to clerks.  -The New York Times


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