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Osteoporosis Canada’s first national FLS audit

September 20, 2018
The results from Osteoporosis Canada’s first national FLS audit demonstrate the positive impact of Canadian FLSs on the lives of fragility fracture patients. The promising results, released in September 2018, […]

Osteoporosis Canada hosts the FLS Forum 2017

April 4, 2017
Osteoporosis Canada hosted 60 delegates from all 10 provinces at FLS Forum 2017 on February 25th and 26th in Toronto. Current evidence on models to close the post-fracture care gap was presented and delegates […]

British Columbia’s first Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) at Peace Arch Hospital in White Rock

February 27, 2017
Closing the post-fracture care gap for the patients at Peace Arch Hospital (White Rock, British Columbia) has been a long-time dream for Dr. Sonia Singh. As a family physician who […]

FLS REGISTRY: Spotlight on St. Michael’s Hospital, Osteoporosis Exemplary Care Program (OECP)

November 10, 2016
The Osteoporosis Exemplary Care Program (OECP) at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Ontario has been a leader in the FLS movement in Canada and worldwide. OECP was founded in 2002 […]

FLS Registry Launches Online Map

May 18, 2016
A Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) is a specific model of care where a coordinator pro-actively identifies fracture patients, on a system-wide basis, and determines their fracture risk with the express […]

Osteoporosis Canada to Launch New FLS Registry

September 21, 2015
Osteoporosis Canada (OC) is excited to announce the upcoming launch of the OC FLS Registry. The OC FLS Registry will be an online map profiling FLS programs across Canada, which meet OC’s Essential […]

Quality Standards for FLS in Canada Document Receives Additional Endorsements

June 26, 2015
Osteoporosis Canada’s Quality Standards for Fracture Liaison Services in Canada were developed to support implementation of effective FLS. They provide clear guidance for healthcare professionals and administrators on what an effective FLS […]

IOF Capture the Fracture Webinars

April 1, 2014
Register to view a series of IOF Capture the Fracture Webinars. These webinars are for healthcare professionals who want to learn more about Fracture Liaison Services.

Sun Life Financial donates more than $100,000 to the Fracture Navigator Program, Dartmouth, N.S.

May 14, 2012
On May 25, 2012 Sun Life Financial announced a donation of $ 103,232 to the Fracture Navigator Program, led by Dr. Diane Theriault at the Dartmouth General Hospital in Nova […]
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