National LGBT Health Awareness Week Out Front for LGBT Health
26 March

Legacy Champions 2018’s LGBT Health Awareness Week

Category: Adult Primary Care, Behavioral Health Services, Gender Health, LGBT, Public Health

Almost 40 years ago our roots began as a clinic for gay men during the AIDS crisis.  Then, as now, one of our guiding principles is diversity and inclusion.

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09 November

Get Your Flu Shot

Category: Adult Primary Care, Family Medicine, Gender Health, LGBT, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Public Health, Vaccination & Immunization

 By Legacy Communications  Flu season is here. Here’s what you need to know. What is the Flu Vaccine? The flu vaccine is updated each to protect against the most common influenza issues. Why vaccinate? Influenza can lead to hospitalization, sometimes death. The best flu protection is to vaccinate each year. When? Flu season is between October…

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17 July

Legislative Update: Health care bill, maternal mortality, bathrooms

Category: Gender Health, LGBT, OB/GYN & Maternity, Public Affairs

Legacy’s mission is providing healthy change in diverse communities across Southeast Texas – both inside and outside the exam room. As part of that outside strategy, we care about legislative issues that impact the patients and broader communities we serve. Here are three policy areas we’ll be monitoring and engaging in over the coming weeks.

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21 February

Texans Don’t Want to Repeal Obamacare without a Replacement

Category: Adult Primary Care, Advocacy, Behavioral Health Services, Dental Care, Development, Family Medicine, Gender Health, HIV/STD Screening & Treatment, LGBT, OB/GYN & Maternity, Pediatrics, Public Affairs, Public Health, Vaccination & Immunization, Vision Services

As we wrote in a recent note to our patients, Legacy is aware of the understandable confusion and anxiety around the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. What all Houstonians should know is that health insurance plans have not yet changed, and those who have insurance will continue to receive the benefits of their individual plan.

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09 February

Dr. Jennifer Feldmann, Adolescent Medicine/Gender Care- A Physician Profile

Category: Adult Primary Care, Family Medicine, Gender Health, LGBT, Public Health

Jennifer Feldmann left her academic teaching career behind to come work for high-risk populations that didn’t have access to health care.

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24 January

Dr. Chad Lemaire, Medical Director, Behavioral Health – A Physician Profile

Category: Adult Primary Care, Behavioral Health Services, Gender Health, LGBT, Public Health

He believes the stigma around seeking treatment for mental health conditions is declining, albeit slowly.

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04 January

What Does “Driving Healthy Change in Our Communities” Look Like?

Category: Advocacy, Behavioral Health Services, Development, Family Medicine, Gender Health, HIV/STD Screening & Treatment, LGBT, OB/GYN & Maternity, Pediatrics, Public Health

Both in and out of the exam room, Legacy Community Health had an impact on our patients and communities we served in the last year.

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