All Things Concerning Medical Coverage and Access

transgender health an e-mag dedicated to peer reveiwed medical resources http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/full/10.1089/trgh.2015.29001.edi

http://transequality.org/news.html#Medicare2014

http://transgenderlawcenter.org/archives/10393

*out to enrol,seems to help with finding a provider as well as having a good list of resources.
http://out2enroll.org/category/resources/

this has a pdf doc at the end i might find usefull
http://www.buzzfeed.com/evanmcsan/obama-administrat…

might have to fight such an exclusion..
http://transgenderequality.wordpress.com/2014/06/18…

new york being sued,using the medicare ruling for medicaid.
http://bigstory.ap.org/article/new-york-sued-over-t…
their 3 points made
http://srlp.org/breaking-srlp-sues-ny-state-doh-for…
*bar association
http://www.nycbar.org/pdf/report/uploads/20071842-R…
interveiw with the plaintiffs
http://www.democracynow.org/2014/6/25/trans_healthc…

massachusets win!
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/06/20/state-c…
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/06/20/state-c…

nice little motivator for all of us to demand proper health care NOW.
http://www.advocate.com/commentary/2014/06/24/op-ed…

Washington state joins California, Colorado, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Oregon, Vermont and Washington D.C. in eliminating trans exclusions from health insurance plans.
http://www.insurance.wa.gov/about-oic/news-media/ne…

reminder that it is illegal to deny transitional surgery based soley on gender identity..
http://blogs.seattletimes.com/healthcarecheckup/201…

*district of columbia (DC)-bulletin ending discrimination
http://disb.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/dis…

states that bar diiscrimination as of 7/29/14
http://transgenderlawcenter.org/archives/10821

quick talking points
http://srlp.org/new-trans-healthcare-infographic-fr…

oregon!
http://www.basicrights.org/featured/historic-vote-f…
time of article only covered “some” of the therapy
http://www.bendbulletin.com/home/2094887-151/oregon…
every state can initially enact trans related protections,too liberal and apathetic (theres no need to change laws,were just doin peachy)
https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/lgbt/news/2…

a brief overview of case laws
https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&am…
a broader overveiw of states laws
http://www.transgenderlaw.org/resources/translaw.ht…

map showing only 2 states that explicitly cover transition under medicaid (total of 6 covered under private insurance)
http://www.vocativ.com/culture/lgbt/transgender-rig…

*assesing access to care
file:///C:/Users/Hp1/Downloads/TG%20and%20Access%20to%20Care%20SSM%204-2014.pdf

college clinics and counseling services-bad marks across the board
file:///C:/Users/Hp1/Downloads/trans%20health%20care%20on%20campuses.pdf

*sexuality research ,good doc
http://www.deanspade.net/wp-content/uploads/2010/08…

*the state of transgender healthcare-policy,law,and medical frameworks,good doc
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/821141

*WPATH
http://www.wpath.org/uploaded_files/140/files/IJT%2…

*the benefits of equality;blueprint for inclusive health covereage for workers,good doc
http://www.basicrights.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/…

awesome resource-center for american progress-state by state examination of nondiscrimination policys an law,awesome doc.
http://cdn.americanprogress.org/wp-content/uploads/…

new york lifts ban on medicaid restrictions.
http://www.transgenderlegal.org/press_show.php?id=4…

georgia dept of corrections losses lawsuit to transwoman over being denied medical care, there was a settlement!                                      http://transgenderlawcenter.org/archives/12504

american college of physicians             http://acphospitalist.org/archives/2015/10/transgen…

we had to build our own resource for finding doctors
http://thinkprogress.org/health/2015/10/26/3715959/…

this bio hacker is growing hormones in plants for human consumption! http://opensourcegendercodes.com/projects/osg/

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association Handbook on LGBT Health
http://www.abc-clio.com/ABC-CLIOCorporate/product.a…

 

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