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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To examine the challenges that prevent the transgender population from obtaining high-quality healthcare services while also emphasizing the vital role NPs can play in delivering gender-affirming care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Outline the various health disparities affecting the transgender population.
  2. Describe the appropriate terminology, characteristics, and experiences that relate to the transgender population.
  3. Plan the appropriate care for transgender patients.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 0.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: NP0619B
Published: Jun 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Denise Rowe, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC; Yeow Chye Ng, PhD, CRNP, AAHIVE, CPC; Louise C. O?Keefe, PhD, CRNP, CNE, FAANP