Affordable Care Act Outreach: Targeted Communication Strategies for LGBT Communities
This user-friendly guide presents research-based strategies that will aid health insurance enrollment efforts and consumer outreach to different subgroups of the LGBT population.
LGBT Communities and the Affordable Care Act
Issue Brief New insurance options made available through the Affordable Care Act hold great potential for improving the lives of LGBT people, but only if we connect the community with coverage.
Infographic: How New Coverage Options Affect LGBT Communities
The implementation of the Affordable Care Act presents an unprecedented opportunity to help LGBT people and their families get the health insurance coverage and health care they need.
Connecting with Coverage: 4 Things LGBT People Need to Know About the Health Insurance Marketplaces
Issue Brief Here are the top four facts you need to know about what the Marketplaces mean for LGBT communities.
Why the LGBT Community Still Needs the Ryan White Program
In light of the increasing HIV incidence rates among MSM and transgender women, supporting the reauthorization of the Ryan White program should be a priority for the LGBT community.
LGBT-Inclusive Sex Education Means Healthier Youth and Safer Schools
Comprehensive sex education is critical to young people’s sexual health and benefits all students, including LGBT youth.
Obamacare and the LGBT Community
Video Kellan Baker and Andrew Cray explain the impact of health reform for the LGBT community and how LGBT community members and organizations can get involved in implementing the law.
How the Affordable Care Act Helps the LGBT Community
Get the facts on several of the major program and policy changes that are being made under the health reform law and what they mean for the LGBT community.
The Affordable Care Act and LGBT Families: Everything You Need to Know
Issue Brief This guide provides a basic overview of the Affordable Care Act, a review of how the act helps you and your family, and an explanation of how you and your family can access affordable health insurance.
Why Gender-Identity Nondiscrimination in Insurance Makes Sense
Issue Brief Many transgender people lack health insurance and face discrimination from health care companies. Certain states are taking steps to prevent discrimination, and on the national level, the Affordable Care Act prohibits insurance discrimination.
How the Affordable Care Act Can Help Same-Sex Couples
As we continue to implement key provisions of the Affordable Care Act, we should ensure that the law helps same-sex couples and their families get the insurance coverage and health care that they need.
Public-Health Advocates Should Support the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act
The HIV Organ Policy Equity, or HOPE, Act represents a positive step forward for sensible HIV and health policy by removing outdated barriers to common-sense procedures for the donation of life-saving organs.
Every State Can Implement Transgender-Inclusive Health Coverage
A case study of the Oregon Insurance Division shows how statutes already on the books in every state give state policymakers the authority to end antitransgender discrimination in health insurance.
Ending Gay and Transgender Health Disparities
Kellan Baker interviews Dr. Claire Pomeroy and Dr. Edward Callahan about improving the health of gay and transgender Americans.
Ensuring Benefits Parity and Gender Identity Nondiscrimination in Essential Health Benefits
Issue Brief Transgender Americans and other underserved populations must be taken into account when states formulate their essential health benefits standards.