Despite the recognition and increased awareness of homosexuality and the health needs of homosexual patients, negative attitudes persist and affect the way in which they can access health care services Hayman et al. How to cite this article: Profile of the researcher The principal investigator was employed as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in one of the PHC primary health care facilities at Umlazi township in KZN at the time of conducting this study. Stigma from health care providers. I explained my sexuality to her and she was taken aback and was speechless for some time. The participants reported that health care providers tended to want to convert or impose their religious beliefs on them and expected them to behave and lead their lives according to those beliefs.
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He then told me that we will book a place where we can sleep. Eaton et al. Nursing education institutions, in collaboration with the National Department of Health, should introduce homosexuality and anti-homophobia education programmes during the pre-service and in-service education period.
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