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News Archives for 2014

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

29/12/2014Holiday Season SupportThe clinical and technical helpdesks will be open every day, except Christmas, Boxing day and New Years day.
19/12/2014Upcoming meetings of interestHip fracture care, bone health and falls prevention meetings
19/12/2014National Osteoporosis Society - Developing Fracture Liaison ServicesThe NOS has compiled various resources to support the development of FLS.
18/12/2014System ReopenedThe system is open following system maintenance!
17/12/2014System Closure AT 6pmPLEASE LOGOUT OF NHFD NOW - Thank you!
11/12/2014Upcoming meetings of interestNational and international hip fracture care, bone health and falls prevention meetings
10/12/2014NHFD CCG Reports 2014New NHFD report for commissioners.
02/12/2014Upcoming meetings of interestNational and international hip fracture care, bone health and falls prevention meetings
31/10/2014BPT Matching CompletedPlease complete your BPT updates by 14th November.
21/10/2014System Performance ImprovementsFix implemented
06/10/2014FFFAP projects shortlisted for quality improvement awardsNHFD & FLS-DB nominated
01/10/2014HQIP Clinical Audit Awareness WeekSet to go live from 20-24 October and will feature a week-long programme of events!
01/10/2014HQIP Annual ConferenceHow can measuring care lead to improvement? Meeting challenges and taking opportunities, nationally and locally. 3rd & 4th November, Nottingham
12/09/2014The NHFD 2014 annual report releasedThe latest NHFD annual report is available
11/09/2014New NHFD Charts!A new charting facility has been added to the NHFD.
09/09/2014V8 Release NotesA summary of known issues and current status.
09/09/2014RCN Society of Orthopaedic Nurses Annual ConferenceSeptember 11/12th
11/08/2014CCG Matching CompletedThe latest data match run has been completed. Please manually match your CCG details for the last quarter.
05/08/2014Delay in CCG matchingCCG matching delayed
21/07/2014New FFN WebsiteOur colleagues at the Fragility Fracture Network (FFN) have just launched their new website
18/07/2014Upcoming meetings of interestNational and international hip fracture care, bone health and falls prevention meetings
29/05/2014URGENT! Friday System MaintenanceThis website will be taken offline on Friday at 4pm for up to 1 hour. Please logout and save your work before 3:30pm.
22/05/2014Improved Followup ViewsFollowup views are now easier to use and more helpful
19/05/201410th Preston Hip DayJune 26th - Educational event for all professionals concerned with hip fracture care
30/04/2014CCG Match CompletedThe CCG matching process has been completed for BPT/PbR claims for the last quarter
29/04/2014Website Closed Tonight!This website will be closed for maintenance from 6pm tonight
24/04/2014Guideline Development Group position openOpportunity to join the guideline development group that will assist in the development of the Preoperative tests (update) guidance
16/04/2014NHFD is not affected by 'heartbleed' security issueThe audit remains safe and secure.
15/04/20142013/14 NHFD National Report Period is now Closed 
14/04/2014Preparing for the 2014 NHFD National ReportConfirmed: Period end is definitely midnight, TODAY. Data will be extracted tomorrow and any data submitted after the today will be excluded.
10/04/2014Meeting the National Quality Standard and Learning from NHFDThis conference focuses on meeting the NICE Quality Standard for Hip Fracture and learning from the findings of the 2013 NHFD and the 2014 Sprint Audits.
10/04/2014BGS Spring Conference 2014This conference will offer the chance to learn from the leading figures in geriatric medicine.
31/03/2014FFFAP Newsletter March 2014Latest newsletter, including details of the new v8 changes.
31/03/2014ASAP Report ReleasedThe Royal College of Physicians and the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland are proud to announce the publication of The National Hip Fracture Database Anaesthetic Sprint Audit of Practice
31/03/2014The new look NHFD v8Its here - The latest version of the NHFD!
13/03/2014Project Manager Job OpportunityProject Manager job opportunity at the RCP. Closing date April 7th.
13/03/2014NHFD Time-out IssueRecently, we have had to shorten the NHFD 'session time-out' which applies to the data-entry process.
12/03/2014NHFD East of England presentations are now availableA really enjoyable, educational day
12/03/2014Data collector/inputter workshop 24th March QE BirminghamCome and join us for an informal workshop
11/03/2014Change to Contact EmailsEmail addresses for the NHFD have changed recently. Please double check your email has got through.
07/03/2014NHFD V8 documentation is now availableThe v8 Dataset has been released
07/03/2014CCG Matching is now availablePlease match your unmatched CCG's for Q3 2013/14
25/02/2014ASAP CertificatesYour certificates will be with you by the end of March
10/02/2014NHFD East of England MeetingProgramme now available
06/02/2014Your Facilities Audit is now duePlease ensure this is completed for your hospital by 18 April 2014
04/02/2014Can you help colleagues at Leeds General Infirmary with a research project concerning THR's for displaced intracapsular fractures?please complete this survey - it will only take 1-2 minutes
03/02/2014CCG matching in BPT check delayedWe will update you as soon as possible
31/01/2014Clinical audit action planning workshopsHQIP is pleased to announce a series of free clinical audit action planning workshops to take place throughout March 2014 in London, Birmingham, Leeds, Bristol and Manchester.
31/01/2014Patient Safety and Care Awards 2014Has your team entered for this award?
22/01/2014South West Regional MeetingThe presentations from the S.W. Regional Meeting are now available
22/01/2014Outcome by mode of anaesthesia for hip fracture surgeryObservational audit of 65,535 patients in a national dataset
20/01/2014RCN Society of Orthopaedic Nurses Annual ConferenceSeptember 11/12th - Call for papers
16/01/2014New Items in the ForumThis is your opportunity to discuss things that matter to you - how do you use your custom fields? Do you do out patient follow up?