Creating a Safe Space for LGBTQIA Patients and Team Members

September 8, 2022

The speaker will provide tips for creating a safe space for patients who identify as LGBTQIA.  The lecture will discuss the differences in sexual orientation, sexual identity, and birth identity for all, especially focusing on transgendered individuals.

 

This conference is being held virtually.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for all Advocate Aurora Health MDs and Team Members at the Central Chicagoland PSA sites (AMG, Dreyer, GSAM, IMMC, and LGH), including Team Members providing direct patient care and leadership.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to: 

  • Design a safe space for open dialogue about bias, discrimination, and hate towards LGBTQIA? in the health care setting
  • Discuss recent incidents of bias in the workplace and impact on emotions, feelings, and work environment
  • Define strategies a clinician or team member can use to address LGBTQIA individuals to make the hospital environment more welcoming and affirming. 
  • Utilize and co-create short-term anti-hate strategies

Desired Learner Outcome

Using a Likert scale, after participating in this event, learners will have an increased knowledge in creating open dialogue about bias, discrimination and hate towards LGBTQIA, and have an increased knowledge in defining strategies a team member can use to address LGBTQIA individuals to make the environment more welcoming.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 1.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 1.00 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
Course opens: 
06/20/2022
Course expires: 
12/31/2022
Event starts: 
09/08/2022 - 12:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
09/08/2022 - 1:00pm CDT
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Faculty

Cynthia Sammons, Ph.D; Advocate Aurora Health
Gregory Sarlo, Psy D.; Advocate Aurora Health
Jenna Krickl MSN, RN, OCN; Advocate Aurora Health
Geoffrey L Levin MD; Advocate Aurora Health

 

Disclosure

The planner(s) and speaker(s) have indicated that there are no relevant financial relationships with any ineligible companies to disclose.

 

Accreditation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE
Advocate Aurora Health is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) 1.00 contact hours have been awarded to this activity. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.     

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 1.00 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 1.00 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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This conference is being held virtually.  A  link to the meeting will be provided prior to the event.

Contact the Advocate Aurora Health CME Office at cme@aah.org if you have any questions or need assistance.