Care of the LGBTQ Community

watch the following video and answer the following questions.

LGBT Healthcare Training Video: “To Treat Me, You Have to Know Who I Am”

Think back to your nursing school experience and reflect on the new hire orientation program in your organization.

  • Was the care of special populations like the LGBTQ community addressed? If so, how? If not, what was missing?
  • Based on the readings and video, what do you propose could be done to strengthen the orientation program at your organization in regards to caring for special populations?
  • What changes will you make to your own personal nursing practice as a result of what you are learning this week?