New York At­tor­ney Gen­eral Eric Sch­nei­der­man says his of­fice will train state hos­pi­tals on en­sur­ing equal ac­cess to care for trans­gen­der in­di­vid­u­als.

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Perry Halki­tis, a pro­fes­sor who stud­ies LGBT health is­sues at New York Uni­ver­sity’s Global In­sti­tute of Public Health, said physi­cians and hos­pi­tals need to think about their fa­cil­i­ties and pro­cesses, like the need for gen­der-neu­tral bath­rooms and ap­pro­pri­ate forms for pa­tients who may not be com­fort­able iden­ti­fy­ing as ei­ther male or fe­male.

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