Translated Titles

The Construction of LGBTQ Friendly Long-Term Care from LGBTQ Friendly Medicine




洪宏(Hong Hong);陳昱名(Yu-Ming Chen)

Key Words

同志 ; 同志友善醫療 ; 同志友善長照 ; LGBTQ ; LGBTQ friendly medicine ; LGBTQ friendly long-term care



Volume or Term/Year and Month of Publication

23卷3期(2019 / 05 / 25)

Page #

362 - 368

Content Language


Chinese Abstract


English Abstract

Since Taiwan have become an aged society, issues of aging population and long-term care in aging were important for future development of our country. LGBTQ, being a gender minority group, their rights for long-term care and social support for aging were neglected by the government and society relatively. Construction of LGBTQ friendly medicine in Taiwan already achieved various research results and raised many discussions about clinical treatment and establishment of doctor-patient relationship. So this text tried to take the experience of LGBTQ friendly medicine construction as a foundation to bring up some suggestions of future development for LGBTQ friendly long-term care system. Development for LGBTQ friendly long-term care system is a symbol of health human right realization, this text suggested professional long-term care group and the government should take the experience of LGBTQ friendly medicine construction as references, to establish a true LGBTQ friendly long-term care system, to give everyone citizen (include LGBTQ) individualized and holistic caring support.

Topic Category 醫藥衛生 > 醫藥衛生綜合