3 edition of The National Lesbian Health Care Survey found in the catalog.
The National Lesbian Health Care Survey
|Statement||conducted by Judith Bradford, Caitlin Ryan.|
|Contributions||Ryan, Caitlin., National Lesbian and Gay Health Foundation (U.S.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 131,  p. ;|
|Number of Pages||131|
Lesbian Health Status and Health Risks Identifying the physical and mental health problems for which lesbians are at higher risk is not a straightforward task. Although lesbians share many of the same health risks with women in general, a number of factors act to influence their health . Q: What challenges do lesbian women face in the health care system? A: Lesbians face unique challenges within the health care system that can cause poorer mental and physical health. Many .
The National Transgender Discrimination Survey, published by National Gay and Lesbian Task Force and the National Center for Transgender Equality in partnership with the National Black . In , NLGHA published The Gay Men's Wellness Guide: The National Lesbian and Gay Health Association's Complete Book of Physical, Emotional and Mental Health and Well-Being for Every .
The Gay Men's Wellness Guide is an important addition to the ever-growing literature on AIDS and health issues. From Library Journal A former assistant director of the Gay Men's Health Crisis Center, Penn aims to provide a complete wellness book Cited by: 5. Finding Suitable Health Care Providers Despite concerns about prejudice affecting future quality of care, most LGBT survey respondents are relatively satisfied with their current health care. Eighty-seven percent (87%) of respondents have at least a good relationship with their health care Author: Angela Houghton.
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The Lesbians and Health Care Survey (LHCS) is the first national survey of lesbians’ health behavior in the UK and is partly modeled on a much-cited survey of lesbian health care in the USA.
The authors of the National Lesbian Health Care Survey (NLHCS) describe the process, challenges, and experiences in planning and conducting the first and largest lesbian health survey, which helped define lesbian health and mental health by: 1.
This article presents demographic, lifestyle, and mental health information about 1, lesbians from all 50 states who participated as respondents in the National Lesbian Health Care Survey (), the most comprehensive study on U.S.
lesbians Cited by: The National Lesbian Health Care Survey explored the question: “What can be learned about the health and health care needs of lesbians throughout the United States by providing them with a structured opportunity to share information about themselves?” The report incorporates sections on needs of “women’s concerns” with “lesbian.
This survey was stimulated by recognition of the need for accurate normative information about the health and health care needs of lesbians in the United States.
The purpose of the survey was to provide comprehensive data regarding health care needs of lesbians. Lesbian Health in the Context of Society. Historically, lesbians have been the target of prejudice and discrimination, both public and private, and the stigmatization of homosexuality remains widespread in our society (APA, ; Perrin, ).Although many kinds of abuse of and discrimination against lesbians have been clearly documented, their impact on physical and mental health Cited by: 1.
Objective: This New Zealand study set out to measure the self-assessed health status of a snowball sample of lesbians in New Zealand, focusing on how lesbians use health services and perceived barriers to accessing health : A questionnaire was modeled on a North Health Study (1) which included the SF survey instrument (2).Setting: The Lesbian Health Cited by: IMPROVING THE HEALTH CARE OF LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER (LGBT) PEOPLE: Understanding and Eliminating Health Disparities Kevin L Ard MD, MPH1, and Harvey J Makadon2 MD The National LGBT Health File Size: 2MB.
The National Health Care Surveys are designed to answer key questions of interest to health care policy makers, public health professionals, and researchers. These can include the factors that influence the use of health care resources, the quality of health care, including safety, and disparities in health care.
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Making the Transition from Paper to EHR in Long-Term Care. NLLFS is the largest, longest-running prospective investigation of American lesbian mothers and their children. What’s New Latest Publications "Sexual Attraction, Sexual Identity, and Same-sex Sexual Experiences of Adult Offspring in the US National Longitudinal Lesbian Family Study" in Archives of Sexual Behavior, more "Predictors of Mental Health in Emerging Adult Offspring of Lesbian.
GLMA is a national organization committed to ensuring health equity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) and all sexual and gender minority (SGM) individuals, and equality for LGBTQ/SGM health.
GoalImprove the health, safety, and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) ewLGBT individuals encompass all races and ethnicities, religions, and social classes. Sexual orientation and gender identity questions are not asked on most national or State surveys, making it difficult to estimate the number of LGBT individuals and their health.
National Transgender Discrimination Survey Report on health and health care Findings of a Study by the National Center for Transgender Equality and the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force By.
Solarz AL, editor. Committee on Lesbian Health Research Priorities, Institute of Medicine. Lesbian health: current assessment and directions for the future.
Washington, DC: National Academy Press, Koh AS. Use of preventive health behaviours by lesbians, bisexual and heterosexual women: questionnaire survey Cited by: A Long History of Bias in Health Care survey (CA): % of physicians sometimes or often uncomfortable providing care to gay patients (Smith and Mathews, ).
survey: % of patients would change providers upon finding out their provider was gay/lesbian File Size: 2MB. COVID campus closures: see options for getting or retaining Remote Access to subscribed contentCited by: The National LGBT Health Education Center provides educational programs, resources, and consultation to health care organizations with the goal of optimizing quality, cost-effective health care for lesbian.
Until the s, few health care professionals discussed the similarities or differences between lesbians and other women. It was not until that a high level of interest in lesbian health emerged coincident with the design and implementation of the National Lesbian Health Care Survey.
The National LGBTI Health Alliance is the national peak health organisation in Australia for organisations and individuals that provide health-related programs, services and research focused on lesbian. We analysed the responses to the National LGBT Survey and published the headline findings in 2 publications, a detailed research report and a summary report, as well as a Survey Data : Government Equalities Office.The book opens with documentation on how homophobia often prevents lesbians from obtaining adequate medical care and concludes with a hefty resource guide listing hot lines, organizations, Internet sites, newsletters, and books on a variety of health topics.
These two sections are the book's Author: Jocelyn White.Health, United States, is a table on suicidal ideation and attempts among adolescents based on data from the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), (table 59); and a table on sources of payment for health care expenses by insurance coverage and selected demographic characteristics based on data from the National Medical Expenditures Survey.