Caring for Transgender and Gender Diverse Patients – Pharmacy Technician

  Price  $6.95

  Credits  1.5



Increasing numbers of patients are seeking care for gender affirming hormone. Medications used for gender affirmation are familiar to many clinicians, but their use and effects for transgender and gender diverse patients are not as well known. This session details the medication dosing and effects of gender affirming medication therapy. This session further discusses specific practices to create a gender affirming environment to help patients feel comfortable and welcome in your healthcare setting.



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Course Information

Target Audience

Pharmacy Technician

Cheyenne C. Frazier
Knowledge Level

General Overview

This activity will apply to a broad range of learning needs/pharmacy settings. It may include common disease state/therapy overivews and/or general pharmacy needs such as medication errors, immunizations, or law topics.

Learning Objectives

Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician

  • Identify appropriate terminology when communicating about and interacting with patients who are transgender or gender diverse (TGD)
  • Identify drug classes, indications, strength/dose, and dosage forms for gender affirming hormone therapy (GAHT)
  • Identify common adverse effects associated with GAHT
  • State practices to create a gender affirming environment

Course Accreditation

  • Activity Type:
  • CE Broker
  • Universal Activity Number:
    Pharmacy Technician : 0798-0000-23-071-H01-T
PharmCon is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

PharmCon, Inc. is an approved course provider for continuing education for nurses by the Florida Board of Nursing. PharmCon is also recognized by the California Board of Nursing as a provider of nursing programs.

In order to obtain a Statement of Credit, attendees must answer poll questions where presented and complete a program evaluation. Attendees may immediately print their Statement of Credit or leave them stored on the website.

Technology Requirements

  • Hardware Requirements
    Standard Windows/Mac System
    iPad or iPhone
    Minimum screen resolution: 1024x768
    Speakers or headphones
  • Software Requirements
    Standard Windows/Mac System
    iPad or iPhone
    Minimum screen resolution: 1024x768
    Speakers or headphones
  • Network Requirements
    Broadband Internet Connection:
    T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
    4G cellular connection
Computer sharing is NOT permitted due to accreditation guidelines on activity monitoring. Credit is earned by one user per device.