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Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality

The Healthcare Equality Index rates facilities on seven criteria and recognizes Leaders that achieve credit for every one of these criteria applicable to their facility.

View the list of HEI 2011 Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality and read their testimonials:


Leader Qualifications

  1. Protect all LGBT patients from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity with inclusive patient non-discrimination policies
     
  2. Grant equal visitation access to same-sex couples and same-sex parents through explicitly LGBT- inclusive visitation policies
     
  3. Provide LGBT cultural competency training to all applicable employees: administrative staff, medical assistants and technicians, allied health professionals, nursing staff and physicians.
     
  4. Protect all LGBT employees from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity with inclusive employment non-discrimination policies

Clinic/Outpatient Facility Leaders


Hospital Leaders


Network Leaders