Established by Brigham Health in 2008, the Brigham Health LGBT & Allies Employee Resource Group (ERG) seeks to create a welcoming and affirming environment not only for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender employees, but also patients, families and friends.
The hospital accomplishes this mission through the following means:
On October 26, 2015, Brigham Health announced the establishment of its first Patient & Family Advisory Council for Gender and Sexuality (PFAC), one of the first of its kind in the nation. To coincide with the launch of the new PFAC and National Coming Out Day, members of the Brigham community (BWH and BWFH) are coming out as allies to express their support of LGBT patients, visitors and colleagues.
View "Be an Ally" video.