Fragility Fracture Network Global Congress 2021 and Free Pre-Congress Webinars in Canada on June 9th and 21st

Register for the FFN 9th Virtual Global Congress 2021 and Free Pre-Congress Webinars in Canada NOW! The Fragility Fracture Network (FFN) is a global interdisciplinary organization focused on improving the treatment and prevention of fragility fractures. Every year the FFN holds...

Building a LHIN-wide Hip Fracture Care Pathway in the ESC LHIN

The Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network (ESC LHIN) is a health region in southern Ontario that includes several community acute care hospitals and one stand alone rehabilitation and continuing care hospital in the communities of Chatham-Kent, Sarnia-Lambton and...

Call for Action to Invest in Musculoskeletal Health and Control the Burden of Musculoskeletal Conditions

The Global Alliance is seeking the support of your organisation / National Action Network and member organisations in making a Call for Action to policymakers for explicit plans to control the burden of Musculoskeletal conditions. The attached letter explains why there is an...

Central Health’s Orthopedic Intake and Assessment Clinic

Central Health’s Orthopedic Intake and Assessment Clinic officially opened November 18th 2013 with the goals of: improving client co-ordination and quality of care, improving access to hip and knee replacement surgery (i.e: only those deemed surgical see the surgeon, discharge...

Advances in Hip Fracture Care Delivery – A West Coast Perspective

Advances in Hip Fracture Care Delivery – A West Coast Perspective Pierre Guy, Dolores Langford, Maureen C. Ashe It has been a busy time in British Columbia as we move forward with several projects related to recovery for older adults after hip fracture. In particular, there...

NSM LHIN plans for MSK services

The North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration Network (NSM LHIN) is a health care region in Ontario that includes the following acute care hospitals: Royal Victoria Regional Hospital (RVH), Collingwood General and Marine Hospital (CGMH), Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital...