Practices that show evidence of effectiveness in improving public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting, as indicated by achievement of aims consistent with the objectives of the activities, and are suitable for adaptation by other communities.

Planning and implementing sexual orientation and gender identity data collection in electronic health records

Grasso, C., McDowell, M. J., Goldhammer, H., Keuroghlian, A.S.

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Data Collection and Analysis
Healthcare Access and Quality
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Outside U.S.

Data Collection and Reporting

This article presents recommendations for planning and implementing high-quality sexual orientation and gender identity data collection in primary care settings in order to address disparities and care for people within this minority population.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Persons

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