Trans health services
UHS Medical and Mental Health Services collaborate with each other and with the LGBTCC on a social transition model with the goal of offering straightforward and supportive transition care.
Trans care »
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Name and gender records »
Trans health documents
Feminizing hormone treatment
Important information about some medications, risks, expectations, and long-term considerations associated with feminizing hormone treatment.
Masculinizing hormone treatment
Important information about some medications, risks, expectations, and long-term considerations associated with masculinizing hormone treatment.
Mental health-trans health flow chart
The process of accessing Mental Health Services for a gender identity consultation and transition care.
Primary care-trans health flow chart
The process of accessing primary care services for transition care.
Social transitional model
The LGBTCC, Mental Health Services, and primary care at UHS relationships regarding trans care.
How To: Update Gender Identity
- Log into MyUHS
- Click "Profile"
- Click "Edit" next to “Gender Identity”
- Choose from: Male, Female, Transmale/FTM, Transfemale/MTF, Transgender, Gender-nonconforming and Different identity.
Online health resources
WPATH Standards of Care
The clinical guidelines of care set by the World Professional Association for Transgender Health, used by most healthcare providers
The Center of Excellence for Transgender Health Learning Center
A collection of health guides, fact sheets, and brochures for transgender health
A project of OutReach LGBT Community Center, GW collects information and resources to help trans, gender non-conforming, and gender diverse people develop healthy lives