Because we are dedicated to providing the best health care for the diverse individuals and communities we serve, Rush is proud to offer affirming care through Affirm: The Rush Center for Gender, Sexuality and Reproductive Health.
Affirm is a comprehensive center that provides safe, accessible, affirming and multidisciplinary wrap-around care from across the Rush University System for Health to those who identify as LGBTQ+. As part of that care, Affirm offers:
- Clinicians who care: Physicians at Rush recognize the unique health care concerns and needs for the LGBTQ+ community. They are dedicated to providing the best care possible in an inviting and open environment.
- Liaisons for LGBTQ+ health services: Rush has a licensed clinical social worker and patient navigator available to help LGBTQ+ patients, visitors, employees and students navigate resources within Rush and the broader community.