In this episode, Linda Gromko provides a transgender advocate’s perspective on healthcare. She joins the Perspectives on Healthcare Podcast from Seattle, Washington. A member of the Baby Boomer generation, she practices family medicine with a specialty in care for the transgender population. She has extensive experience in the medical field from being a candy striper to becoming a nurse practitioner to becoming an MD to developing a specialty in transgender care.
Here are 3 things that stood out as Linda Gromko gave a transgender advocate’s perspective on healthcare:
· A primary care provider has the capacity to intercede on behalf of their patients
· It is imperative to be willing to learn from your patients and listen to their experience
· Always give your best. It may vary from day-to-day but always give your best!
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