Self-Study | Women's Health Drug Therapy 2012 - Caring for Transgender People: A Primary Care Approach

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Caring for
Transgender People

This course presents transgender specific care, recognizing the benefits and risks of using hormones for medically supervised gender transition, access resources to access with management of cross-gender hormone use, and list ways to create a culturally responsive medical practice for gender diverse people.

The course was recorded in May 2012 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and handouts.

Publish Date: June 21, 2012. This course will be available for three years from this date.

Target Audience

Nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

  • Identify transgender specific care and general primary care issues for gender diverse people.
  • Recognize the benefits and risks of using hormones for medically supervised gender transition and be able to access resources to assist with management cross-gender hormone use.
  • List ways to create a culturally responsive medical practice for gender diverse people.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Topics: 
  • Identify transgender specific care and general primary care issues for gender diverse people.
  • Recognize the benefits and risks of using hormones for medically supervised gender transition and be able to access resources to assist with management cross-gender hormone use.
  • List ways to create a culturally responsive medical practice for gender diverse people.
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
06/21/2012
Expires: 
11/16/2016
Cost:
$30.00

Jennifer Jones-Vanderleest, MD, MSPH, FAAFP
Physician, Jail Health Services, PHSKC; Attending Physician, Neighborcare Health/Swedish Family Medicine Residency, Seattle

 

 

Available Credit

  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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Required Hardware/software

FlashPlayer and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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