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News Archives for 2016

Note: Archived news is not maintained and may contain obsolete references, information or advice.

21/12/2016V10.04 Dataset updateImportant - latest dataset update for January 2017.
21/12/2016CASC Clinical audit surveyPlease participate - Closes 24 December
19/12/2016New report: Commissioning hip fracture services 2016Key recommendations for commissioning hip fracture services.
14/12/2016Clinical Audit Summit 2017 - Clinical Audit for Improvement6 March - London.
14/12/2016Survey on core outcomes relating to the perioperative managementA study invitation from Queen’s University Belfast.
09/12/2016Holiday season support arrangementsSupport opening hours for Christmas and the New Year.
09/12/2016V10.03 Dataset update - Final releaseImportant - Final dataset for January 2017.
06/12/2016FFFAP/NHFD newsletter November 2016Latest newsletter is now available.
07/11/2016NHFD data presented at National Osteoporosis Society Conference 2016 
03/11/2016V10 dataset released for January 2017Please read if you import NHFD data!
19/10/2016Northern region annual hip fracture meeting18 November, Durham
10/10/2016Clinical audit awareness week 201622 - 30 November 2016
26/09/2016Patient Safety Seminar: Keeping Patients Safe'Trust me I'm a computer? The hazards of healthcare technology.' Wednesday 5 October 2016, Royal College of Physicians, London
16/09/2016Call for papers - International Journal of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing: fragility fractureSubmissions are sought by 30 Nov.
13/09/2016Public charts launched at the BOAMr Rob Wakeman officially launches the NHFD public charts.
12/09/2016BOA annual congress13-16 September 2016, Belfast.
08/09/2016RCN SOTN conference and exhibition 20168-9 September, City Hall, Cardiff
08/09/2016Latest NHFD annual report launchedDr Antony Johansen launches the 2016 NHFD annual report at the SOTN conference in Cardiff 8 September.
24/08/2016NHFD newsletter August 2016Latest newsletter is now available.
03/08/2016Attention ImportersIf you have imported data since 19 July, please read
25/07/2016#HelloMyNameIs campaigner Dr. Kate Granger sadly passed awayPioneering campaigner loses battle with cancer.
13/07/2016Duchess of Cornwall Award for Professor David MarshAwarded for outstanding contribution to the field of osteoporosis.
11/07/2016Access to NHFD will end this Friday for IE7 browser usersMicrosoft IE7 users must be upgraded by 15 July
08/07/2016FFN invites you to join the 5th Global Congress 2016Rome, Italy 1-3 September
08/07/2016The Science of Improvement conference 201621-22 November 2016, Harrogate.
08/07/20165th National hip fracture conference, Ireland2 November 2016, Dublin.
27/06/2016NHFD East of England regional meetingThursday 30 June 2016, Newmarket
24/06/2016FFFAP Web site - Normal service resumed!Service disruption this moring resolved.
17/06/2016QI Awards for Northumbria Healthcare Foundation Trust and Royal Berkshire 
10/06/201612th Preston Hip DayWednesay 15 June 2016
29/04/2016Mortality and CCG data updatedLatest data has been uploaded to the NHFD.
29/04/2016Published today in Orthopaedics and Trauma, our article ‘Lessons from the National Hip Fracture Database’An new article from the NHFD
20/04/201617th Internal conference on falls and postural stability BGS16 September, Edinburgh.
23/03/2016Easter HolidaysAudit support will be closed Friday 25th and will reopen Tuesday 29th
16/03/2016British Geriatrics Society Spring Meeting 201611-13 May 2016
16/03/2016BGS autumn meeting 201623-25 November, Glasgow
11/03/2016Facilities audit has closed.Submission of your facilities audit is a requirement for inclusion in the annual report. Contact support if you still need to complete your audit.
08/03/2016Facilities audit deadline approachingThe deadline for completing the NHFD facilities audit is Friday 11 March
03/03/2016ICON conference 201628-29 Oct 2016, Hong Kong
18/02/2016NHFD 2015 annual report supplementAn analysis of 30-day mortality in 2014
16/02/2016Addendum to NHFD annual report 2015 
16/02/2016West Midlands regional meetingTuesday 17 May 2016
15/02/2016NHFD updated patient booklet releasedThe updated version of the NHFD's patient report ‘My Hip Fracture Care’ is now available.
11/02/2016IMPORTANT! Last day for amending records for 2015 annual report 
06/02/2016Mortality and CCG data updatedLatest data has been obtained and uploaded to the system.
05/02/2016V9 Imports releasedA new improved import facility has been released.
01/02/2016V9 Exports releasedExport your v9 patients from the updated export facility
01/02/20162016 Facilities Audit releasedThe Facilities Audit has been opened for 2016 - Deadline extended to 11 March
14/01/2016Reminder: the deadline for entering records for the 2016 annual report is midnight tonight. 
12/01/2016Microsoft browser support withdrawnIncludes IE v7, v8, v9 and v10
01/01/2016New V9 datasetThe new dataset has been released for 2016