QHG Resources

Trans-Affirming Care Quick Reference Guide

This one-page PDF contains key information for clinicians looking to provide affirming care to transgender patients.  This guide includes helpful definitions, statistics, recommended language, and 10 tips for trans-affirming practice, all in an easy-to-read format.  This document was co-developed by Dr. Ky and Cara Wood, a new QHG contributor. 

This PDF, like all QHG educational resources, is available for free to the public. However, if you are able, please consider donating an amount of your choosing to                          support the development of these                                         free resources. 

Recommended Sites:

CAllen-Lorde Hormone Procotols

UCSF Transgender Care guidelines

Fenway Institute Hormone Protocols

National LGBT Health education center

Endocrine Society Hormone guidelines

World professional assn for transgender health

Q CArd project

mazzoni center trans care

Health care.gov transgender care

whitman walker training and education

Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference

HRC Guide to trans care insurance coverage