Healthcare Equality Index 2024

Promoting Equitable and Inclusive Care for LGBTQ+ Patients and Their Families

In its 16th edition, the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) is the national LGBTQ+ benchmarking tool that evaluates healthcare facilities' policies and practices related to the equity and inclusion of their LGBTQ+ patients, visitors and employees. The HEI 2024 evaluates nearly 2,400 healthcare facilities nationwide.

A record 1065 healthcare facilities actively participated in the HEI 2024 survey.