• Evolving Healthcare for LGBTQIA+ Communities (Online)

Are you ready to revolutionize your approach to patient care? This course is designed for rad techs seeking to enhance their skills in providing compassionate and inclusive care. Step into a transformative learning experience that goes beyond the X-rays, focusing on the heart of healthcare - empathy, understanding, and cultural competence.

Key Topics That Transform Practice:

1. Health Disparities in LGBTQIA+ Communities: Past and Present Dive deep into the historical context and contemporary challenges faced by LGBTQIA+ individuals in healthcare. Uncover insights that will reshape your perspective, equipping you to address disparities with empathy and precision.

2. Institutional and Individual Struggles Confront the barriers to optimal care head-on. Understand both institutional and personal biases, fostering a safe and supportive environment for your patients. This module empowers you to break down walls and build bridges of trust.

3. Mindful Open Communication Language matters. Explore the ever-evolving landscape of LGBTQIA+ terminology and communication strategies. Learn how to navigate conversations with sensitivity, ensuring your patients feel seen, respected, and understood.

At the end of the course, attendees will be able to:

  • Cultivate Culturally Competent Care: Develop the skills to provide care that is truly patient-centered, regardless of their background. Utilize inclusive language that bridges gaps and fosters trust.

  • Uncover Personal Biases: Identify and address potential biases, fostering an environment free from judgment. Elevate your awareness, ensuring a welcoming space for all patients.

  • Embrace Dynamic Growth: In the face of a rapidly evolving healthcare landscape, equip yourself with the tools for long-term personal growth. Embrace flexibility and mindfulness, ensuring you stay ahead in providing top-notch care.

This course is not just about acquiring knowledge; it's about transforming your approach to healthcare. Join a community of rad techs committed to making a difference, one patient at a time. Elevate your practice, enhance your communication skills, and embark on a journey towards becoming a more empathetic and culturally competent healthcare professional.


After purchase, the link to this online CE activity will be delivered via email, or you can log in to the course at the link below.
Access the online link for reading material, take the post test at your convenience, and receive your certificate online immediately after successful completion of test.

  Access your purchased
On Demand courses here:
  Course Guidelines,
Refund Policy, & more:


  • Health Disparities in LGBTQIA+ Communities: Past and Present.  

  • Prejudice and Stigma: Institutional and Individual Struggles

  • Evolving Terminology: Mindful Open Communication



  • Provide culturally competent care utilizing Inclusive language to improve communication with patients of diverse backgrounds.  

  • Identify potential personal biases and misunderstandings of LGBTQIA+ patients.  

  • Cultivate a mindfulness of long-term personal growth and flexibility in the face of dynamic and evolving language surrounding LGBTQIA+ communities. 

Write a review

Please login or register to review
This program provides 1 AHRA Category A continuing education credit for radiologic technologists recognized by the ARRT and various licensure states. You must complete a post test and pass with a 75% or higher to receive your certificate of completion.

Approval Expirations

All Home study approvals have an expiration date. Some of our home studies are approved for one year others for two years. Whether a home study is renewed at the end of its expiration date is determined by the materials content and relevancy. AHEC recommends if you plan to purchase a home study to complete at a later date that you contact us to confirm the expiration date.
AHEC Faculty

At Advanced Health Education Center, we take pride in our dynamic faculty, each hailing from diverse backgrounds and walks of life. Our educators are not only experienced but also bring a wealth of knowledge in their expertise, ensuring a rich and comprehensive learning experience for all. Committed, knowledgeable, and passionately dedicated to their respective modalities, our instructors embody the spirit of excellence that defines the AHEC experience.

Evolving Healthcare for LGBTQIA+ Communities (Online)

  • Course ID: Homestudy-EvolHealth-3908-o
  • Credit: 1 Hour Category A
  • Instructor: AHEC Faculty
  • Expiration Date: 02-28-2025
  • $37.95