LGBTQ CARE AND SAFETY


March 2016
Experiencing the world as a different gender than the one assigned to you at birth can take a toll. Nearly all research         into transgender individuals' mental health shows poorer outcomes. A study looking specifically at transgender                 women, predominantly women of color, only further confirms that reality.


 August 2016

Stigma and discrimination experienced during adolescence can have lifelong health consequences.1 In addition,               risky health behaviors are often established during adolescence and can be particularly prevalent among those                 aged 13 to 18   years experiencing stigma.


With almost 28,000 respondents, the U.S. Transgender Survey (USTS) is the largest survey ever devoted to the lives and experiences of trans people


2011

A Report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey  



Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education and Advocacy (CPSEA) is dedicated to raising awareness about patient safety through education, advocacy, and support.

We envision a world in which the patient's voice is heard and no one is harmed by healthcare.