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Rules protecting LGBT people from discrimination have a big impact on health care
Rules protecting LGBT people from discrimination have a big impact on health care

Gov. Larry Hogan recently enacted three health care regulations that were initially tagged for further review, one of which focused on banning discrimination against Medicaid patients due to sexual orientation and gender identity ("After delay, Hogan to implement Medicaid regulation banning LGBT discrimination," Jan. 29). The initial withholding of this regulation angered advocates and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. As a current occupational therapy graduate student, I am acutely aware of the fact that changes to medical legislation and regulation will impact my future as a clinician. The discrimination-free coverage of the LGBT community...

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