The AHSN for the North East and North Cumbria: Improving bone health and fracture prevention


14 / 06 / 2017

This case study highlights a population-based approach to assessing routine GP practice data to identify patients at risk of fracture across the North East and North Cumbria.  

The Bone Health initiative looks at identifying 'at risk' patients at GP practice level and starts them on the correct patient pathway in line with local and national guidance. The project expanded on this and also looked at reviewing patients on bisphosphonates.

Latest Tweets

Latest Blog Post

The NHS had a wake-up call after the WannaCry cyberattacks – what is Europe doing to respond? | Sarah Collen

21 / 6 / 2017 11.03am

Recent cyberattacks show a consolidated effort is needed to prepare the NHS for any future cyber security incidents, writes European policy expert, Sarah Collen.

Why Register?

Great reasons to register with NHS Confederation

  • Personalise your website
    Select topics of interest for recommended content
  • Bookmark useful pages
    Quickly and easily find what you need
  • Comment and recommend
    Rate and share content with colleagues
  • Plus, for our members
    Access member-only resources and tailor member benefits and services

Sounds great, what next?

Register Now

Not now, I will register later

Log In

To book events and access member only content you need to register with us.  This only takes a moment via our registration page. If you have already registered login using your email address and password below.