In case you are lucky enough to be able to choose where you get your healthcare, the Human Rights Campaign has just released their annual Healthcare Equality Index for 2009. Chicago’s very own Rush University Medical Center was the only hospital in the midwest to be given a perfect score on non discrimination policy in hospitals for all GLBT individuals. This is important to note for many reasons, but mostly because being in the hospital fucking SUCKS (how many times did I watch L.A. Confidential when I had appendicitis with complications? TOO MANY) and not having to worry about hate could be a key ingredient in your recovery. The full report is here.