COVID-19 update: During this unprecedented global crisis, we’ve been working nonstop to develop protocols, policies and recommendations for the care of known or suspected COVID-19 patients, the safety of healthcare workers and health of our communities. We hope that by sharing our work, we can collaborate and inform your teams to be able to spend more time responding to and caring for your patients.
See UW Medicine’s screening and testing algorithms, policy statements and protocols.
UW Medicine is committed to improving healthcare for LGBTQ patients and families. The resources gathered below support providers in creating a welcoming care environment and responding to population-specific healthcare needs.
Guides to help you better communicate with your LGBTQ patients.
Local and national guidelines for LGBTQ population health issues.
Opportunities to learn more about supporting the LGBTQ population and earn Continuing Medical Education credits.
Links to local and national organizations advocating for better LGBTQ inclusion in healthcare settings.