Trans 101

Basic training modules for front-line and clinical staff including cultural information.

Clinical Care

Clinical training modules for preventive, hormone therapy, and post-surgical care.


Valuable resources for expanding training, clinical, and research knowledge.

Welcome to the Transgender Health Care Toolkit! This toolkit includes resources for providers and/or clinic systems to add transgender health care to their services. Join us in increasing access to culturally responsive, quality healthcare for the transgender community throughout the United States and beyond.  Most recent update: May 2021

Thank You to Our Amazing Contributors:

  • Simon Adriane Ellis, ARNP/CNM – the main contributor, content wrangler, and inspiration for this toolkit. Simon helped launch Cedar River Clinics’ LGBTQ Wellness Services and, because of his passion and dedication to transgender health care, is helping to expand access nationally with this toolkit.
  • Clare Sherley, ARNP/CNM – whose senior project at the University of Washington’s School of Nursing was the impetus for the toolkit. Thank you to UW School of Nursing for their support.
  • Linda Gromko, MD – for her contributions to the surgical care module and her commitment to transgender health care.
  • ARNPs, CNMs, MDs, RNs, and students who provided peer review of content. It took a village!
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