Tag: "health care"

Trans Friendly Medical Provider Resources

Trans Friendly Medical Provider Resources

March 14, 2014 | Comments (0)

This list is compiled based on medical and mental health providers who self reported or have been reported as being able to provide informed and competent health care for transgender patients.  This list is updated periodically but is certainly not exhaustive. If you find an error, know someone who should be on this list, or […]

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2013 Trans Justice Summit

2013 Trans Justice Summit

October 21, 2013 | Comments (0)

The 2013 Trans Justice Summit will empower trans Oregonians in our work to build a strong movement for trans justice statewide. Contact Adrian Martinez (adrian@basicrights.org) if you’re interested in attending. 

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Faces of Trans Inclusive Health Care Video

Faces of Trans Inclusive Health Care Video

May 14, 2013 | Comments (0)

  As part of our continuing work to end health care discrimination against trans Oregonians, Basic Rights Oregon is proud to present this first of it’s kind video discussing trans experiences of health care discrimination. Eight incredible community members are joined by two allies to share struggles, joys, and triumphs about trans-inclusive care. Check out […]

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Updated resource for trans-inclusive health care

Updated resource for trans-inclusive health care

May 14, 2013 | Comments (0)

We are proud to announce the 2nd edition of our groundbreaking resource: “The Benefits of Equality: A Blueprint for Inclusive Health Care for Transgender Workers.

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Benefits With Friends: a dance party for trans people and our allies!

Benefits With Friends: a dance party for trans people and our allies!

April 30, 2013 | Comments (0)

Featuring Monika MHz and microaggression!  Friday, May 10th Crush Bar (1400 SE Morrison)21+$5-8 sliding scale, no one turned away for lack of fundsADA AccessibleGender Neutral Bathrooms Available RSVP here! Amazing raffle prizes include gift certificates from Ritual Arts Tattoo and Body Piercing, She Bop, Sacred Vessel Natural Medicine, a portrait by Lisa Summers, and more! All […]

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Colorado Division of Insurance Says Insurers Cannot Discriminate!

Colorado Division of Insurance Says Insurers Cannot Discriminate!

March 25, 2013 | Comments (0)

After months of advocacy by One Colorado and Colorado Consumer Health Initiative, the Colorado Division of Insurance has released a bulletin prohibiting discrimination in health coverage based on sexual orientation or transgender status!

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Labor and LGBT groups launch the "Trans Month of Action"

Labor and LGBT groups launch the “Trans Month of Action”

March 5, 2013 | Comments (0)

A coalition of labor unions and LGBT groups launch the “Trans Month of Action” at an event titled “Transitioning to Better Healthcare” at PSU.

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Trans Artists on Healthcare

Trans Artists on Healthcare

July 25, 2012 | Comments (0)

Join us this Friday night at the Black Cat on Interstate for our Fall art show featuring artists highlighting trans health care experiences and access.

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Victory for Transgender Equality in Argentina!

Victory for Transgender Equality in Argentina!

May 16, 2012 | Comments (0)

With two major US LGBT victories already under our belt this month, including Obama’s announcement and the EEOC ruling, the historic news just keeps rolling in! The Argentinean Senate has approved a law that makes it much easier for trans people to live authentically and access life-saving, medically necessary healthcare. Argentina’s comprehensive Gender Identity Law […]

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