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Corporate Equality Index – QNotes

North Carolina ranks high nationally for LGBTQ-friendly hospitals

North Carolina Had the Fourth-Highest Number of Health Care Institution ‘Leaders’ in an Annual Survey-Based Report from an LGBTQ Rights Group.

In a state where advocates for transgender health still shudder remembering HB2, the “bathroom bill” of 2016, area hospitals have stepped up in their treatment of LGBTQ patients.

N.C. companies scored in HRC index

Beyond the Carolinas

America’s leading companies and law firms are meeting strengthened criteria to meet the evolving needs of the LGBTQ community around the world, according to the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) released by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation.

Carolinas companies ranked in HRC’s Corporate Equality Index

Some not pleased with process and findings

A handful of North Carolina and South Carolina businesses have been ranked by the Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, to varying results. Released on Nov. 18, the index rates company’s LGBT worker inclusion in major companies and law firms across the country.